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Feedback sought on Tree Policy

A draft policy has been developed to provide guidance and a consistent approach to the management of trees on parks and reserves, cemeteries and berms on urban streets. The policy covers all aspects of tree management from planting to removal. It highlights the benefits of trees but also identifies the challenges in looking after them.

Guidance on managing vegetation on private land is included but this is limited to where vegetation overhangs public places and where heritage or notable trees are present.

Go to feedback on the draft policy via Council’s website

Alternatively email linda.craighead@marlborough.govt.nz, or in writing to:

Linda Craighead
Parks and Open Spaces
Marlborough District Council
PO Box 443
Blenheim 7240

Feedback must be provided by 5.00 pm on Thursday 30 April 2020.

For further information, please contact Linda Craighead on Ph: 03 520 7400.