Reed Tours Community Garden and Tree Nursery in Providence

8/02/2013 — 

U.S. Senator Jack Reed tours Groundwork Providence’s Community Garden and Tree Nursery in Providence for a firsthand look at to increase Providence’s tree cover to 30 percent by the year 2020 to improve public health.  Over the years, Reed has supported Groundwork Providence’s efforts by securing over $543,000 in federal funds for workforce development and environmental cleanup, including $200,000 in 2012 for Groundwork Providence to train up to 54 students for environmental jobs.