Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo


Urban Forest Strategy


Department:Public WorksSponsors:


THAT the Urban Forest Strategy, dated April 2019, be adopted as a guiding document to support Parks Operations and the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo over the next 20 years; and


THAT Administration work with staff and key stakeholders to transition from development to implementation of the Urban Forest Strategy.

Meeting History

Jun 11, 2019 12:00 PM Video Council Meeting

Marc Fortais, Director, Public Works, Nina Caines, Senior Manager, Parks, Roads and Rural Operations, and Erik Lees, Lees and Associates, presented an overview of the Urban Forest Strategy, a guiding document to support parks operations in the region for the next 20 years.

Exits and Returns

Councillor K. Balsom exited the meeting at 5:19 p.m. and returned at 5:22 p.m.

Councillor S. Lalonde exited the meeting at 5:23 p.m. and returned at 5:26 p.m.

MOVER:Sheila Lalonde, Councillor
SECONDER:Mike Allen, Councillor
FOR:Don Scott, Mike Allen, Krista Balsom, Bruce Inglis, Sheila Lalonde, Phil Meagher, Verna Murphy, Jeff Peddle, Jane Stroud, Claris Voyageur
ABSENT:Keith McGrath