Proclamation presented to Stephanie Fleming, Behnke Nursery, in recognition of their "Exemplary Public Service" in Prince George's County. (Council Member Thomas E. Dernoga and Council Chair Todd M. Turner)
30 years ago I asked my grandfather, Albert Behnke, if he would give me a Pin Oak tree as a housewarming gift. It was the middle of August, and we had just finished building our new home. There I was, with my 3 year old son, pregnant a second time, and wanting a tree. And what does he do?