BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater Township Shade Tree Board and the Assam Foundation of North America held the annual Tree 4 All festival at the Bridgewater Farmers Market Oct. 13.

The tree dedication ceremony was held to honor internationally renowned forester Jadav Payeng, and also included live music, dance and other community activities.

The event also celebrated Bridgewater's designation as a Tree City USA town for 21 consecutive years, and honors the community for its effective urban forest management. The town will apply for the status again in 2019.