Million Tree Initiative
can either refer to the Los Angeles Million Tree Initiative
or the New York Million Tree Initiative
. The programs are colloquially known as "Million Trees [city name]. Both of these cities have pledged to plant one million new trees within the city limits, but without giving a set deadline
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
made Million Trees LA one of his campaign promises. The Los Angeles project is founded by a mix of federal money and municipal funding, charities, and corporate donations.