Tree information signs at Peek Forest Park
Visitors to Peek Forest Park will notice new informational signs located throughout the park. On January 18th, the Cedartown Tree Commission is partnership with the W.D. Trippe Foundation, the Ayers Beck Golf Tournament, The City of Cedartown and Helms Painting installed seven informational signs throughout the downtown Cedartown park. The signs have information about trees in the park, as well as other local trees. The welcome sign was also update with a QR code that always visitors to snap a photo of a lead on a plant and learn information about that plant through a program call Leafsnap. According to Tree Commission Chairman Marily Bunn, the next phase in the project will be to install a larger sign at the park entrance with a map of trees and markers, as well as additional information about local trees. 2014 marks the 20th year Cedartown is being recognized as a “Tree City” by the National Arbor Day Foundation.