Councillor’s Corner: Recovering our urban tree canopy

By Jeff Leiper, Kitchissippi Times, May 26, 2023

Spring has truly sprung, Kitchissippi! I hope you’re all enjoying the beautiful weather IN OUR ward’s beautiful outdoor spaces. 

As we recover and take stock following the ice storm in April, I’ve heard concerns from many of you about the impact on our tree canopy. We lost many big branches across the ward, and our friends at Ecology Ottawa have already begun thinking about how we can support the recovery of our urban forest. You can read more about it on the Ecology Ottawa website, and keep an eye out for news about the possible return of their tree giveaway program this year. 

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