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    Key Strategies Greening

     

    -Encourage increase in tree canopy.
    -Minimize stormwater volumes and pollutants within ROW's.
    -Promote the use of sustainable materials.

    -Maximize the tree canopy on every street ROW.

    -Coordinate implementation with street reconstruction and CSO projects.
    -Design streets to reduce irrigation; minimize + focus maintenance resources
    -Minimize potable water use for irrigation.
    -Manage rain water as close to where it falls as possible.
    -Use LID principles in all park development.
    -Use parks for education and demonstration sites for green practices.

    Useful Links

    Green Gathering: Choices full summary
    Green Gathering: Choices Powerpoint
    Green Gathering: Ideas full summary
    Green Gathering: Ideas Powerpoint
    Green Pursuits full summary