Tree News – Seattle

Tree News: Seattle

Seriously Save Seattle’s Trees“, Alex Pedersen, The Pedersons in the Neighborhood, Sept 24, 2018

Seattle’s proposed tree ordinance is ‘premature’ activist says, King 5 News Sept 25, 2018

Comment on the Proposed Tree Ordinance, Northeast District Council – NEDC, Sept. 12, 2018

Seattle PLUZ Committee Extends Time to Consider Tree Ordinance, Seattle Master Builders, Sept 7, 2018

Seattle Appears Poised to Act on Tree Canopy Protection“, Stephen Foster, The Urbanist, Sept 7, 2018

Tree Preservation Ordinance Stuck in the Slow Lane, Kevinsch, SCC insight, Sept 5, 2018

Washington Native Plant Society letter on Seattle Tree Ordinance update, Sept 2, 2018

Local Environmentalists call Councilmember Rob Johnson’s tree preservation ordinance a “tree removal” ordinance, John V Fox, Outside City Hall, August 30, 2018

Seattle Tree-Protection Proposal Could be Backward Step, Say Tree Advocates, Investigate West, Robert McClure and Julie Davidow, Investigate West, August 27, 2018

Seattle’s Tree ordinance to be Updated – review proposed changes here – Fremont Neighborhood Council, August 16, 2018

“New Tree Protection Ordinance could reduce canopy coverage citywide, Opponents urging city to keep existing protections“, Madison Park Times, August 10, 2018

Johnson Proposes Revision to Tree Protection Ordinance, Kevinsch, SCC Insight, August 4, 2018

Seattle Draft Tree Protection Ordinance Maintains for Smaller Significant Trees, Bellamy Pailthorp, KNKX, August 1, 2018

As Seattle Works Toward New Rules for Tree Cutting, Neighborhood Activists Push for More Protection, KNKX, Bellamy Pailthorp, August 1, 2018

Seattle Working on New Tree Ordinance to Protect and Increase Canopy, Bellamy Pailthorp, KNKX, June 22, 2018

Can Seattle’s trees survive its boom, Crosscut, Josh Cohen, June 7, 2018

Proposal to protect trees in Seattle, Seattle explores new tree cutting rules. As the city grows, Seattle is starting to look at new ways to protect trees” Ted Land, King 5 News, June 5, 2018

Seattle debates new law to require permits for tree cutting on properties, Matt Markovich, KOMONews, June 4, 2018

Developers should not be exempt in new ordinance to protect Seattle’s trees, Steve Zemke and Susanna Lin, Seattle Fair Growth, June 3, 2018

Tree point system – In quest to stay leafy, Seattle looks at new canopy protection rules, Ari Cetron, Capitol Hill Seattle Blog, June 1, 2018

Seattle Considers Greater Tree Planting and Preservation Measures, Steven Fesler, The Urbanist, May 24, 2018

Support Strengthening Seattle’s Tree Policy Now“, Seattle Nature Allieance, May 17, 2018

Seattle tree law could be getting a revision, Sarah Anne Lloyd, Curbed Seattle, April 30, 2018

Johnson Releases Draft Framework to Update the City Tree Ordinance, Seattle Councilmember Rob Johnson Press release, April 26, 2018

Seattle says no more ‘willy-nilly’ cutting down trees on private property, Amy Radil, KUOW, April 26, 2018

Throwing Shade: How a lack of trees hurts Seattle minorities, Areeya Tipasothi and Julie Davidow, Herald Net, April 25, 2018

Seattle needs more trees, But who is counting? Amy Radil, KUOW, Feb. 8, 2018

The Struggle to Save Seattle’s Urban Trees in the Face of Development, Maria Dolan, Seattle Magazine, October 2017

Will Seattle (Finally) Protect Its Tree Canopyby Adiel Kaplan and Robert McClure. Investigate West for Seattle Weekly, Oct. 27, 2017

As More Buildings Go Up, How Many of Seattle’s Trees Will Come Down?
by Adiel Kaplan, Investigate West, June 27, 2017

Not the most emerald city of them all, Adiel Kaplan, Investigate West, June 27, 2017

Seattle’s Tree Canopy Studies, Adiel Kaplan, Investigate West, June 27, 2017

Group says too many trees being cut down in Seattle neighborhoods, Sept. 22, 2016

Seattle’s Long Neglected Tree Canopy on  a Collision Course with Development,
by Adiel Kaplan, Investigate West, July 27, 2016

New Tree Law is Just a Start, City says ordinance is as far as it can go for now“, Debra Carlton Harrell, Seattle PI, Feb 22, 2009