Dynamo executives plant trees in Houston

President Chris Canetti and Sr. VP Steven Powell assist East End leaders in tree-planting


Photo Credit: 
Courtesy of Jim Olive

Dynamo President Chris Canetti joined the East Downtown
Management District for a tree-planting on Tuesday in East Downtown, part of the
club’s ongoing commitment to supporting East Downtown, which is expected to be
home to the Dynamo’s new stadium, set to open in 2012. The community landscape
project was located at the Bastrop right of

"We are committed to working with the East Downtown community," Canetti said. "Whether through graffiti cleanups or planting trees, we are constantly looking for ways to strengthen our relationship with a community that has given us so much and that will become our new home in 2012."

Canetti joined District I Councilmember James Rodriguez,
EaDo District Board of Directors Chairman Norm Pegram, and EaDo District
Maintenance Foreman Eric Retana in the ceremony to supporting an increased green
presence in East Downtown. 

The project was funded by the East Downtown Management
District and is part of the overall beautification of EaDo. The landscaping
contractor was Jay Williams of Landscape Art, Inc. For more information on EaDo,
please contact Tina Araujo at (713) 504-2042 or visit the EaDo website at