Virginia Tree Lovers Can Pre-Order New License Plate - NBC4 Washington

Virginia Tree Lovers Can Pre-Order New License Plate

Plates go into production after 450 pre-orders



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    The design for Virginia's tree lovers specialty plates.

    Virginia's tree lovers can pre-order a specialty license plate from the Department of Motor Vehicles.

    The Virginia Loves Trees plate is designed to raise awareness of the value of community trees and features a city skyline enhanced by trees.

    Groups backing the proposed plate include Virginia Tech's urban forestry program, the Virginia Urban Forest Council -- also known as Trees Virginia -- and the Virginia Nursery and Landscape Association.

    The DMV requires people to pre-purchase 450 plates by June 30 before it starts producing a specialty plate.

    Virginia Tech said after the first 1,000 plates are sold, $15 of each $25 plate fee will go to its urban forestry program and Trees Virginia.

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