The Trees of Tree Town
They might: a majority of the current council typically oppose spending city money on much beyond public safety. Or they might not: two-thirds of the city's voters just passed a parks millage renewal. Of course, how they'll vote ultimately depends on the plan that emerges, and right now the plan has only prioritized recommendations, not price tags. Aspiring to a thicker urban forest is one thing; paying for it is another.
[Originally published in April, 2013.]