Posts Tagged trees

Park Life and City Movement

May 12, 2008

Imagine if Your City was one Big Park As part of their Urban Forest Project, Baltimore is running an exhibit called the Park Life/City Movement. Initial inspiration for their Urban Forest Project came from New York City’s which took place in 2006. Baltimore’s concept is somewhat different. While the New York project focussed primarily on […]

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1 Million Trees–Not in my backyard

April 21, 2008
1 Million Trees--Not in my backyard

Or On My Sidewalk Either As April comes to an end…crazy I know, it seems like a good time to reflect on the new branding of this month as 1 Million Trees Month. What actually happened during this month, in terms of advancing the plan to increase our urban “forest” by 1 million trees? What […]

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Paris Does Green Space (And Finds Great Success)

November 28, 2006
Paris Does Green Space (And Finds Great Success)

Why are citizens of the City of Light so intent on finding space for parks and gardens, for street trees and nature strips? For that matter, why would any city go to the bother and expense of growing green space in the stone and steel of an urban environment? At a time when half the […]

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