Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. (center) joined with the Township of Maplewood and the New Jersey Tree Foundation on Monday, April 12th to announce that approximately 50 new trees are being planted along Irvington Avenue in Maplewood. The County and the New Jersey Tree Foundation worked collaboratively to receive the free trees from the NJ Department of Environmental Protection Division of Community Forestry.

With the County Executive are (from left) New Jersey Tree Foundation Director Lisa Simms and Project Manager James Cunningham, Maplewood Public Works Director Eric Burbank and Maplewood Deputy Mayor Kathy Leventhal.