Tree Board Agenda

 
Tree Board
December 7, 2017 
11:00 A.M.


 
  1. Approve Current Agenda
  2. Review and approval of November 2017 minutes
  3. Departmental Issues and Reports:
  4.      • Building and Grounds:
              o Tree damage/issues from recent wind storm or other tree safety issues reported
              o Brief summary of current Department staffing, organization, equipping and training for the conservation work. (Need info as background to continue discussion re: support for improvements re staffing, training, etc.

         • Planning:
              o Progress on tree planting project for Woodlawn since last meeting
              o Progress on Activity Center project
              o Variance requests or development issues re trees
              o Street Overlay District
              o Status of tree impact of in “Lamar” & Progress of Kroger & Walmart Lots

         • Public Works:
              o Tree inventory progress and completion
              o Discussion/questions re proposed changes to tree list and possibly move to adopt changes
              o Any progress to report Lamar pocket park tree project.

  5. Old Business
  6.      • Set up small sub group to do initial planning and organizing of February tree care training for city/contractors and public tree workshop in Spring.

  7. New Business
  8.      • Consider setting up small sub group to research/report tree memorial practices, issues, etc. and possible policy recommendation re same.

  9. Misc.- Volunteer hours
  10.      • Ideas about grant for a water focused project

  11. Adjournment

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