FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Estella Espinosa
April 28, 2005 Phone: 713.845.1135
116th Official State Arbor Day Celebration
Scheduled for MacGregor Park
Mayor Bill White, the Texas Forest Service and the Houston Parks and Recreation Department are pleased to announce America’s National Tree, “The Oak,” will be the star attraction at the 116th Official State of Texas Arbor Day Celebration scheduled to take place at MacGregor Park on April 29, 2005, at 11a.m.
WHO: State Elected Officials
State Forester, James B. Hull
Mayor Bill White
Houston City Council Member Ada Edwards, District D
Houston Parks and Recreation Department Director Joe Turner
WHAT: The 116th Official State of Texas Arbor Day Celebration will be held
for the first time in Houston, Texas at MacGregor Park.
WHEN: Friday, April 29, 2005
WHERE: MacGregor Park
Houston, Texas 77001
MacGregor Park (5225 Calhoun, Houston Texas 77001) is located off
Calhoun between Braes Bayou and Old Spanish Trail. From
downtown Houston, take I-45 to the Spur 5 exit and turn
right onto Spur 5. Take Spur 5 to the Calhoun exit and turn
right onto Calhoun; MacGregor Park is on your left.