Arbor Day: Can you Dig it?

OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - The City of Owensboro in conjunction with Atmos Energy, will be planting a tree in celebration of Arbor Day 2013 in downtown Owensboro at 501 W. 2nd St. this Friday, April 26 at 10:30 a.m.

Mayor Ron Payne will present two proclamations that will celebrate and recognize Arbor Day and Safe Digging Month.

Atmos Energy is sponsoring a downtown tree planting of 30 trees on Owensboro's newly renovated streets.

As part of Safe Digging Month, Atmos Energy also reminds everyone to play it safe and call 811 to have all your buried utility lines marked for free before you do any digging.

The public is invited to attend.

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