Conserving Energy, Enhancing the Environment
MP&W is a major sponsor of Muscatine Branching Out, a local chapter of Trees Forever. Trees Forever is a non-profit, Iowa-based environmental organization committed to supporting groups engaged in locally led projects that care for and plant trees. Plantings have been done in all of Iowa's 99 counties and in over 400 communities. Trees Forever has provided over $10 million dollars in funding and assistance to local volunteers and landowners since the organization began in 1989.
These trees enhance our environment and their shade provides energy cost-savings.
Muscatine Branching Out plants trees throughout Muscatine and organizes an annual shade tree sale. These trees enhance our environment and their shade provides energy cost savings. MP&W annually contributes money to Muscatine Branching Out as part of our overall energy efficiency plan.
Learn more about Trees Forever.
Muscatine Power & Water Customers are invited to participate in this program. Orders are limited to two trees per household.
A donation of $25 or more per tree is appreciated. Checks should be made payable to Muscatine Branching Out. Cash or check only. Your check will be returned if we can’t fill your request. You will receive notification prior to pickup date.
PLEASE NOTE - During the COVID-19 pandemic, Muscatine Branching Out has cancelled its Spring Tree Program. All existing funds will be put towards a big fall event. Information for the event will be published here and sent out to Muscatine Branching Out's subscribers in August.