Article: Vancouver Sun April 12, 2014
A city goal to plant 150,000 more trees in Vancouver by 2020 will focus on boosting the tree population in city districts – mainly in east Vancouver – that lag behind other communities, park board general manager Malcolm Bromley said. article
My question is, why is the City doing absolutely nothing to protect existing trees on private property from being destroyed to be replaced by a building. Under the current regime you can legally cut down a 100-year-old tree to put a tool shed in its place.