The judges will want to see a well defined and strongly implemented urban forestry program supported by written policies, clear ordinances and strategic planning. Maintenance of a city tree inventory database and the identification of heritage trees throughout the community. Evidence of an overall plan for distribution, variety and suitability of tree selection and replacement. Availability of trained and qualified persons. In the municipal segment, special attention to an overall plan of action, tree planting and tree protection programs. And, finally, clear evidence of wide community involvement in funding, planting and maintenance, including a youth program involving Arbor Day.