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File #: 2018-1119    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 11/9/2018 In control: Committee on Public Works
On agenda: 12/5/2018 Final action: 12/11/2018
Enactment date: 12/11/2018 Enactment #: 867
Effective date: 12/21/2018    
Title: Resolution authorizing the Mayor and the Director of the Department of Public Works and/or the Director of the Department of Mobility and Infrastructure to enter into a License and Maintenance Agreement in which the City grants to Tree Pittsburgh a right to plant and maintain trees upon City property and/or Right-of-Way in specified locations Citywide.
Attachments: 1. Summary 2018-1119.docx

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Resolution authorizing the Mayor and the Director of the Department of Public Works and/or the Director of the Department of Mobility and Infrastructure to enter into a License and Maintenance Agreement in which the City grants to Tree Pittsburgh a right to plant and maintain trees upon City property and/or Right-of-Way in specified locations Citywide.

 

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WHEREAS, in partnership with local conservation groups, Tree Pittsburgh is applying for and has received various grants to advance the City of Pittsburg’s Urban Forest Master Plan; and

 

WHEREAS, the City seeks to restore Pittsburgh’s urban forests; and

 

WHEREAS, the City wishes to permit Tree Pittsburgh to plant and maintain trees in upon particular City property and/or Right-of-Way; and

 

WHEREAS, Tree Pittsburgh seeks access to City owned property for that purpose of planting and maintaining trees upon particular City property and/or Right-of-Way; and

 

WHEREAS, the City has agreed to grant access to Tree Pittsburgh specifically for the purpose of planting and maintaining trees upon particular City property and/or Right-of-Way;

 

 

Be it resolved by the Council of the City of Pittsburgh as follows:

 

Section 1.                     The Mayor and Director of Public Works, on behalf of the City, are hereby authorized to enter into a License and Maintenance Agreement with Tree Pittsburgh in which the City grants to Tree Pittsburgh a right to plant and maintain trees on City property and/or Right-of-Way in specified locations Citywide.