The City of Gainesville’s Urban Forestry promotes the benefits of trees, maintains the urban forest to ensure diversity of age and species, mitigates canopy loss, minimizes hazards; and conserves the high quality heritage trees that make Gainesville a “city in a forest.”
City of Gainesville Urban Forest Ecological Analysis 2016
This is a presentation of the findings from the inventory of Gainesville’s urban forest, which was completed in partnership between University of Florida, School of Forest Resources & Conservation and the City of Gainesville’s Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department, from May to October 2016. Learn more...
Tree Ordinance Stakeholder Committee Materials
The Tree Ordinance Stakeholder Committee has been asked to make recommendations for quick changes to incentives for tree preservation, equity of tree mitigation requirements, uses of tree mitigation funds, and the economic impact of tree mitigation to the Gainesville City Commission. All Committee agenda, minutes and materials will be posted HERE.