Recordings of recent Trees Committee meetings 

5-21-'22 Trees Committee 

Why it is Critical to Plant NATIVE Trees and Plants  . . . and How the City and Metro were convinced to plant natives at the Westwood Greenway near the Expo Line

-- Presented by Charles Miller, Founder of LA Native, a coalition to advocate for native landscaping  

Program starts at 00:22:15

Plus Demos at 01:45:00 --

         City Tree Inventory

         How to report a tree emergency

         How to report a protected tree violation

          and other updates.

Link to the full meeting (you will need to copy the link into your browser):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/108NtkX5g2y8JAXXJcQJ_2B18axK2SL3R/view?usp=sharing

 

 

3-19-'22 Trees Committee

SB 9An update on the City’s Proposed Implementation: 

Potential Tree, Woodlands, and Open Space Loss:  What to do? 

–  Presented by CEQA Attorney Jamie Hall 

         Plus Information about:

Upcoming Tree Guarantee Fee plantings 

New tree reports at start of building projects – pilot program

New City Landscape Ordinance in progress -- will there be room for trees?

Trees lost to demolitions – neighborhood council action

New biologist at Rec and Parks

SB 1404 from Senator Stern - Supports Oak Woodland Preservation/Mitigation

Link to the full meeting (you will need to copy the link into your browser):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1m9izgWhmVAM6RglUwSvpTxuSfPWyludu/view?usp=sharing

 

 

1-29-'22  Trees Committee  

"DEMOLITION OF STRUCTURES: WHAT ABOUT THE TREES?" Joanne D'Antonio  and "MAKING SURE A TREE HAS THE RIGHT UPBRINGING . . . WHOSE RESPONSIBILITY IS IT FOR A RIGHT-OF-WAY TREE?"  Diana Nicole 

Please note: Program starts at 47:03 after other meeting agenda items (you will need to copy the link into your browser):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1W1a11yDgIDBps77SBSM5N59lS1UW3Tmn/view?usp=sharing

This is a link to just the slides for the Demolition presentation (you will need to copy the link into your browser):

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1nv5vIwG1VqXW5yugRCqGTBuPDDGTE4ztBZ2t-o6wXg8/edit#slide=id.p

 

 

10-30-'21 Trees Committee

"LA is a Biodiversity Hotspot"  

Program starts 20 minutes in -- first item at this link (you will need to copy the link into your browser):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/15v-8p0mofJcEjB3aEpjiAuAPzueM50mm/view?usp=sharing

The second presentation slides are available here, and the mistake in the ordinance number is corrected on second slide.

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1h_nPdLrqueEfdQ5ai5VoD5YS92mEFktJegsvl4Wfgio/edit#slide=id.p

 

 

8-28-'21 Trees Committee 

"Procedures for Challenging Tree Removals"  (you will need to copy the link into your browser):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1FRQ3rOac9Fo0EDfzmhnGrwe-ek9Dq5AU/view?usp=sharing