The Jefferson Tree Council and the UGA Jackson County Cooperative Extension Office are currently taking orders for 3 gallon trees.

The selection of trees includes a variety of ornamental and flowering trees, shade trees, and native trees. Some varieties may be limited.

Prices are $15 to $18 each. All orders must be pre-paid.

The deadline for ordering is Thursday, November, 5. Trees will be available for pick-up on Saturday, November 14, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the at the Cooperative Extension Office at 255 Curtis H. Spence Road. Alternate pick-up arrangements can be made.

Many of these trees are eligible for a City of Jefferson utility bill credit through the Tree-Bates program.

Order forms may be picked up at the Jefferson Public Library, Jefferson City Hall, the City of Jefferson water department located in the library/police department complex

on Washington Street, or at the Cooperative Extension/4-H offices on 255 Curtis H. Spence Drive. Forms are also available by contacting the City Arborist at, or calling 706-201-7893. Information about the Tree-Bates program can be obtained from the same sites and locations.

For questions, additional information, or information about the Tree-Bates program, contact Susan Russell at 706-201-7893, or


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