Adopt-a-Tree Well for Fall!

Adopt-A-Tree-Well Fall Program

Let’s make Downtown Dearborn Beautiful this Fall!

Your business or organization can sponsor a tree well in Downtown East or West Dearborn to plant or decorate for Fall!
A tree well is the small patch of ground around the city trees lining our main streets.
You can easily participate in this community program by simply identifying which tree wells you would like to adopt and maintain within either Downtown District. You provide Fall plants or decorations, and we will recognize your efforts with a customized plaque, as well as in our promotion e-newsletter and on our social media.

Here’s how your business or organization can participate:

  1. Choose a tree well to sponsor.
    See numbered map for choices.
    Some have trees, some don’t (please leave trees intact).
  2. Download and fill out event sign up form_fall and winter 2017  and email or call 313-943-3141 for details. You can also fill this out online.
  3. Decorate with fall plants and / or decorations by Oct 1.
    • Choose Fall plants like mums, or decorations like pumpkins, haystacks, or family friendly Halloween decorations (subject to approval)
    • Each sponsor plants, decorates, and maintains their sponsored well.
  4. A sign will be provided to show who decorated each tree well.
  5. Remove decorations by Nov 30.

Program Benefits

  • Improved property aesthetics
  • More attention for your business
  • Recognition of your project on the DDAs website, blog posts Promotion through our social media channels
  • Custom signs featuring the name of your organization or business

Please check out the maps below for potential tree well locations. When reserving your space, please put down your preferred location number. We cannot guarantee a specific location until your receive a final confirmation from us.