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September 2019 Yard of the Month
Congratulations to Carmenn and Sean Woolley, 7105 Lyre Lane, Lakewood Trails September 2019 Yard of the Month!

North Haven Gardens sponsors our Yard of the Month and winners receive a $50.00 gift certificate and sign to display in their yard for that month. Remember that only members of Lakewood Trails Neighborhood Association are eligible for the Yard of the Month. If you are not yet a member, it's easy to join and dues are only $20 a year. For upcoming classes, newsletters and plant lists from North Haven Gardens, click on the Garden Education tab at nhg.com.
 
Over 600 Trees Lost!
On Sunday, June 9, 2019, Dallas parks lost an estimated 600 trees as a result of a powerful storm that passed through. The high winds and heavy rainfall hit the White Rock Lake area the hardest, officials said. About a third of the trees lost were around White Rock Lake. Read more about the devastation: https://www.dallasnews.com/news/dallas-city-hall/2019/06/19/dallas-officials-estimate-city-lost-600-trees-storm
 
The Dallas Parks Foundation is asking for donations to the Dallas Parks Reforestation Fund to help repopulate our parks with life giving trees. You can donate here:  https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/dallasparksfnd?code=2016. Be sure to designate your gift to Dallas Parks Reforestation Fund. Or you can also donate directly to White Rock Lake: https://whiterocklake.org/
 
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Mandatory Watering Guidelines
Just a reminder that irrigation of landscaped areas with hose-end sprinklers or automatic irrigation systems is limited to no more than twice per week according to the MANDATORY schedule by the City of Dallas. No watering is allowed on Mondays, Tuesdays or Fridays and from April 1-October 31, watering is prohibited between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. on the allowed watering days. 
 
Residents with street addresses ending in an even number (0, 2, 4, 6 or 8) can water on Sundays and Thursdays. Residents with addresses ending in an odd number (1, 3, 5, 7 or 9) can water on Saturdays and Wednesdays. These restrictions apply to automatic or in-ground irrigation systems and hose-end sprinklers only. Watering by hand, drip irrigation or the use of soaker hoses will be permitted at any time. 
For more information: SaveDallasWater.com
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2019 Brush and Bulk Collection
Lakewood Trails brush and bulk trash collection is the third week of the Month. For 2019, the weeks are: Jan 20, Feb 17, Mar 17, Apr 13, May 19, Jun 16, Jul 14, Aug 18, Sept 15, Oct 20, Nov 17, and Dec 15. Items must be set out by 7am on the Monday of collection week, but not earlier than the Thursday before our collection week.
 
More information and to download the Dallas Sanitation app: DallasBrushandBulk.com
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