UFC Issued Documents

2014 Recommendations

Urban Forestry and the Carbon Market

Adopted Opportunties for Urba Forestry in the Carbon Market letter

Parks' Revised Permanent Use Policy for Natural Areas and Greenbelts

Adopted Parks' Revised Permanent Use Policy for Natural Areas and Greenbelts

Plant Amnesty Washington State DoE Grant Application

Adopted Plant Amnesty Washington State Department of Ecology Grant Application letter of support

Queen Anne Children's Home Property

Adopted Queen Anne Children's Home Property Letter of Recommendation

Comments on Street Tree Manual

Adopted comments on the draft Street Tree Manual

Avenue of Street Trees Letter of Recommendation

Adopted Avenue of Street Trees letter of recommendation

Letter Welcoming Scott Kubly, new SDOT Director

Adopted letter welcoming Scott Kubly

Tree Grates on Downtown Street Trees

Adopted recommendation to SDOT on tree grates downtown

Executive Order 03-05 - Tree Replacement

Adopted recommendation on Executive Order 03-05 - Tree Replacement

DPD Tree Ordinance

Adopted letter to Councilmember Bagshaw

Plant Amnesty KCD Grant application

Adopted Plant Amnesty KCD Grant letter of support

Seattle City Light Disposition of Surplus Stations

Adopted recommendation on Disposition of Seattle City Light surplus stations
SCL response letter

Seattle Parks District

Adopted recommendation to put a Seattle Parks District on the Ballot

Cheasty Mountain Bike Pilot

Adopted Cheasty Mountain Bike Pilot letter of recommendation

Seattle Times Park

Adopted Seattle Times Park letter of recommendation

Welcome letters

Adopted CM Bagshaw letter
Adopted Mayor welcome letter


2013 Recommendations

2013 Urban Forest Stewardship Plan

Adopted recommendation to add UFSP action item on maintenance of public trees
Adopted UFSP support letter
Adopted 2014 UFSP funding recommendation

City Fruit

Adopted City Fruit support letterCity Fruit follow up letter

Small lot development in Single Family zones

Adopted recommendation on small lot development in Single Family zones

Position Paper on Trees and Views

Adopted Position Paper on Trees and Views

DPD on tree preservation protocols during small development projects

Adopted Tree Preservation Protocols for Small Development Projects recommendation
DPD response letter


2012 Recommendations

Green Seattle Partnership

Adopted GSP rate funding recommendation
Adopted Green Seattle Partnership funding recommendation

Seattle's Forest Ecosystems Values (i-Tree) report

Adopted Seattle's Forest Ecosystems Values (i-Tree) report recommendation

Design Guidelines update

Design Guidelines
Adopted UFC Design Guidelines recommendation

Urban Forest Management Plan Update

Draft Urban Forest Management Plan update
Adopted UFC Recommendation on canopy cover goal for Industrial Area for UFMP update

Yesler Terrace Redevelopment

Yesler Terrace Tree Protection Plan
Adopted UFC Recommendation on Yesler Terrace Redevelopment

SDOT Street Tree Ordinance

Draft Street Tree Ordinance
Adopted UFC Recommendation on SDOT's Street Tree Ordinance
SDOT Response to UFC Recommendation


2011 Recommendations

UFC Messaging

Adopted UFC messaging document

UW Innovation Zone

Final Letter to UW President on Innovation Zone

Seafair Torch Light Parade

SDOT Letter to Seafair
UFC Seafair Torch Light Parade recommendation to Council
UFC Seafair Torch Light Parade recommendation to Mayor
Response from Mayor

Community Tree Planting and Education Program

UFC letter of support for consolidation of Comm. Tree Planting and Education Programs

Seattle Comprehensive Plan

Environment Element
UFC Comp Plan update recommendation

Shoreline Master Program Regulations

Follow-up UFC Comments to Shoreline Master Program Regulations
DPD response to comments
Final Shoreline Master Program Comment Letter 5-4-11

Urban Forest Management Plan

UFMP adoption letter to Council 3-2-11
Response from Council


2010 Recommendations

DPD Proposed Tree Regulations

DPD revised draft tree regulations update summary and Director's report (2012)
DPD proposed tree regulations
UFC 8-13-10 initial response
UFC 10-20-10 follow-up response
Position Paper on Tracking and Permitting of Tree Removals
Professional Standards Position Paper
Tree Standards Position Paper
4-13-12 letter from Councilmember Richard Conlin

Multi-family Code (lowrise & Green Factor)

UFC on multifamily code changes to lowrise zones and Green Factor

Heron Rookeries

Press release
UFC on Heron Rookeries
DPD response