2018 Plant Some Shade Distribution

Event Area: 
Capitol Complex
Event Location: 
Parking Lot(s)
Location Area: 
Lot #3
Event Date: 
May 5 2018 - 6:00am to 12:00pm
Organization/Sponsor/Department: 
​Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Applicant's Name: 
Evan Miller
Applicant's Phone: 
515.725.8455
Event Type: 
Public Event
Expected Attendance: 
101 - 500
Add'l Information: 
​Website with Event Detail: https://www.midamericanenergy.com/ia-res-trees.aspx ​Plant Some Shade is a MidAmerican Energy-funded residential trees distribution program that takes place in cities throughout Iowa during spring and fall. Approximately 400-500 shade, ornamental and conifer trees will be distributed to MidAmerican Energy residential customers at the Des Moines event. Trees are preordered; customers pick their trees up from the event the day of. The program also provides mulch to it's customers, which is delivered from the city of Des Moines the day prior to the distribution.