The city is spending an extra $1 million this year caring for its trees.
From the November, 2014 issue
Mundane as it sounds, pruning dead and overgrown branches is the number-one goal of the city's first-ever urban forestry plan. The trees lining city streets and in parks have "been under a tremendous amount of stress," says Christopher Taylor, council's representative on the Parks Advisory Commission and Democratic mayoral candidate. "The emerald ash borer and