Street Tree Masterplan

Blue Mountains City Council has prepared a Draft Street Tree Masterplan aimed at residents, Council staff and developers whose proposals interact with public streets in town and village centres. The Street Tree Masterplan aims to coordinate species to maximise both the functional and aesthetic standards and performance of trees in the public domain. It also seeks to set higher technical standards for species selection, planting and maintenance of trees throughout the Local Government Area.

The Street Tree Masterplan will be exhibited from Wednesday 5 May – until COB 4 June 2010 inclusive at the following locations: Council....Read more

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    Indigenous versus exotic species?

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    Many of Council's policies, studies and plans talk about the twin themes of indigenous and 'cultural' (exotic) landscapes. Is the balance of these correct in the Draft Street Tree Masterplan?

    by bmccadmin 30 Apr 2010, 04:14 PM 1578 views
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    The battle for space between trees and roads.

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    Council is responsible for managing local roads as well as footpaths street trees, signs, kerbs and gutters and other street infrastructure. How do you think this is best achieved?

    by bmccadmin 30 Apr 2010, 04:24 PM 476 views
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    Community involvement in street tree management

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    Is there potential for greater involvement of the community in management of the City's Street trees?

    by bmccadmin 30 Apr 2010, 04:18 PM 975 views