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Link to blog post in Governing Magazine about using data in Dallas to add trees

http://www.governing.com/blogs/bfc/col-urban-heat-island-public-health-smart-growth.html?utm_term=A%20Data-Driven%20Approach%20to%20Cooling%20a%20City&utm_campaign=A%20Data-Driven%20Approach%20to%20Cooling%20a%20City&utm_content=email&utm_source=Act-On+Software&utm_medium=email

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Branch Out Dallas – English & Spanish

Flyers for the new Branch Out Dallas program. Branch Out FLYER_FINAL Branch Out FLYER Spanish

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All Things Beautiful Workshop 9/29/18

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New tree planting project in Oak Cliff

https://www.citylab.com/environment/2018/08/cooling-dallass-concrete-jungle-plant-1000-trees/566450/?utm_source=Dallas+Magazine&utm_campaign=81cff73fce-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_August_18_2018_COPY_02&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_d83922037a-81cff73fce-106709947&goal=0_d83922037a-81cff73fce-106709947&mc_cid=81cff73fce&mc_eid=1b141850cb

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Dallas City Council votes on Article X (tree ordinance) amendments on Wed. June 27th

The Dallas City Council will be voting on amendments to Article X (the Dallas tree ordinance) on Wed. June 27th sometime after 1 p.m.    All tree supporters are encouraged to sign up to speak in support of this amendment on … Continue reading

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Link to Proposed Amendments to Article X (Tree & Landscape Ordinance)

The link below is to proposed amendments to Article X that was approved by CPC on 12/21/17.   There have been revisions since then but this is the base document.    There will be a City Council briefing sometime on May 16th. … Continue reading

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Link to Feb. 26th – Quality of Life Committee Briefing on amendments to Article X (Tree Ordinance)

http://dallascityhall.com/government/Council%20Meeting%20Documents/qolac_3_amendments-to-article-x-landscape-and-tree-preservation-regulation_combined_022618.pdf  

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Meeting for Jan 16th has been cancelled due to bad weather.

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Link to Arizona story about tree planting in South Oak Cliff last winter

https://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/arizona-environment/2017/12/29/dallas-phoenix-shade-trees-relief-dangerous-urban-heat-islands/957247001/

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Proposed Revisions to the Dallas Tree Ordinance

This proposal has been under discussion for a number of years.  It has just passed the City Planning Commission on Thursday Dec. 18th.   It will go before the Dallas City Council in January or February.   Please read thru the proposed … Continue reading

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