ARLINGTON, Texas (KDAF) — Happy Earth Day, North Texas! Today is the day to show off your green thumb and celebrate our beautiful planet.

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In lieu of Earth Day, the Arlington Foundation announces that Arlington has received national recognition for its commitment to environmental protection.

Officials said in a tweet, “Not only are we a certified #BeeCityUSA but thanks to @ArlingtonParks LEAF program, which we have underwritten, Arlington has earned #TreeCityUSA designation for 21 years!”