City of Somerville
Massachusetts

Agenda Item
189624

49.J Request to Create a Street Tree Stabilization Fund

Information

Department:Strategic Planning & Community DevelopmentSponsors:
Category:Mayor's RequestFunctions:Grant/Gift

Body

To the Honorable Board of Aldermen:

 

I respectfully request that your Honorable Board vote to authorize the creation of a Street Tree Stabilization Fund, under the provisions of Massachusetts General Law Chapter 40, Section 5B.  This stabilization fund will be used to accept gifts, donations and mitigation to be used for the installation of street trees, including the removal of existing dead trees to facilitate the planting of new trees. 

 

OSPCD staff will be available to respond to any questions you may have.

 

Thank you for your consideration.

 

Meeting History

May 27, 2010 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
RESULT:REFERRED TO COMMITTEE
Jun 2, 2010 7:00 PM  Finance Committee Committee Meeting

No discussion.

RESULT:APPROVED BY VOICE VOTE
Jun 10, 2010 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
RESULT:APPROVED