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Public input requested for next phase of urban forest master plan work

Thursday, May 10 – A second draft of HRM’s Urban Forest Master Plan (UFMP) was finalized this month. The plan provides an overview of the issues and opportunities regarding sustainable urban forest management in HRM.

The document continues to be a work-in-progress and input from the public is required for the next phase of work. A series of three public workshops will take place over the next couple of weeks. The public will be asked to help determine priorities for the future implementation of the UFMP.

Workshop schedule:

Wednesday, May 16
6:30 - 9 p.m.
Westphal Room, Cole Harbour Place

51 Forest Hills Parkway

Thursday, May 17
6:30 - 9 p.m.
Room 1020, Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building

6100 University Avenue

Wednesday, May 23
6:30 - 9 p.m.
Cafeteria, Charles P. Allen High School

670 Rocky Lake Drive

Those interested in participating in the workshops are requested to register by emailing us at:

For more information on HRM’s Urban Forest Master Plan and to access the completed second draft, please visit:



John Charles
HRM Planning

Michaelyn Thompson
HRM Communications




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