Meeting Documents

2020 Meeting Documents

The Urban Forestry Commission is recruiting a member for Position #8 - Development Community or Non-City Utility representative. Applications are due August 31, 2020.

August 5, 2020
Agenda (August 5, 2020)
Draft Tree Protection Director's Rule 13-2020
Pest readiness presentation
Pest readiness briefing supporting documents:
- Assian Longhorned Beetle map
- Bronze Birch Borer map
- Emerald Ash Borer map
- Gypsy Moth map
- Sirex Wood Wasp map
- Urban Forest Pest Readiness Playbook
- Response framework template
- Supplementary information

July 8, 2020
Agenda (July 8,2020)
Fee-in-lieu reserach follow up presentation
Budget 101 presentation
Draft meeting notes (July 8, 2020)
Digital recording (July 8, 2020)

July 1, 2020
Agenda (July 1, 2020)
Annotated 2020 Urban Forestry Commission work plan
Draft SDCI thank you and recommendations letter
Adopted SDCI thank you and recommendations letter
Draft UFC statement on racial injustice
Adopted statement of support for Black Lives Matter
Draft meeting notes (July 1, 2020)
Digital recording (July 1, 2020)

June 10, 2020
Agenda (June 10, 2020)
Annotated 2020 Urban  Forestry Commission work plan
SDCI TIPSs table with UFC observations
Draft thank you letter to SDCI with tree regulations recommendations
Annotated 2020 Urban Forestry Commission work plan
Meeting notes (June 10, 2020)
Digital recording (June 10, 2020)

June 3, 2020
Agenda (June 3, 2020)
Draft SDCI TIPs table
2020 Urban Forestry Commission work plan
Meeting notes (June 3, 2020)
Digital recording (June 3, 2020)

May 13, 2020
Agenda (May 13, 2020)
Draft Navigation Team thank you letter
Adopted Navigation Team thank you letter
Draft Green New Deal thank you letter
Adopted Green New Deal thank you letter
Draft Tree Mapping Project thank you letter
Adopted Tree Mapping Project thank you letter
Urban Forest Management Plan update timeline
Meeting notes (May 13, 2020)
Digital recording (May 13, 2020)

May 6, 2020
Agenda (May 6, 2020)
Tree mapping project presentation
Draft Green New Deal letter - initial discussion
Draft SDCI TIPs letter - initial discussion
Meeting notes (May 6, 2020)
Digital Skype recording (May 6, 2020) - Due to technical challenges, the recording sound wasn't captured.

April 8, 2020
Agenda (April 8, 2020)
Green New Deal documents
Green New Deal presentation
Revised UFC letter drafting protocol
Parks District Initiative summaries
Meeting notes (April 8, 2020)
Digital recording (April 8, 2020)

April 1, 2020
Agenda (April 1, 2020)
Draft revised UFC Coordinator protocols
Adopted UFC Coordinator revised protocols
Draft revised UFC letter writing guidelines
Parks District Initiative Summaries
Navigation Team overview
Meeting notes (April 1, 2020)
Digital recording (April 1, 2020)

March 11, 2020
Agenda (March 11, 2020)
Growing Old Together podcast project presentation
UFC Coordinator Protocols (Adopted July 1, 2015)
Draft UFC letter drafting protocol
Draft letter of recommendation to King County RE: 30-year Forest Plan
Adopted letter of recommendation to King County RE: 30-year Forest Plan
Meeting notes (March 11, 2020)
Digital recording (March 11, 2020)

March 4, 2020
Agenda (March 4, 2020)
King County 30-year Forest Plan:
- Presentation

- Fact sheet
- Public input survey
Draft letter of recommendation RE: Ship Canal Water Quality project
Adopted letter of recommendation RE: Ship Canal Water Quality project
Steve Zemke presentation: Key provisions of the Urban Forestry Commission draft Tree and Urban Forest Protection Ordinance
Meeting notes (March 4, 2020)
Digital recording (March 4, 2020)

February 12, 2020
Agenda (February 12, 2020)
Ship Canal Water Quality Project presentation
Adopted UFC letter RE: Safe Routes to School and Neighborhood Greenways
Steve Zemke's presentations:
- Why current tree protection ordinance is not working
- Key provisions of the Urban Forestry Commission draft Tree and Urban Forest Protection Ordinance
Meeting notes (February 12, 2020)
Digital recording (February 12, 2020)

February 5, 2020
Agenda (February 5, 2020)
Improving Statewide Readiness & Response to Washington Forest Pest Risks webinar
Washington State Uban Forest Pest Readiness Playbook
Meeting notes (February 5, 2020)
Digital recording (February 5, 2020)

January 8, 2020
Agenda (January 8, 2020)
Safe Routes to School presentation
Draft 2019 Annual Report
Meeting notes (January 8, 2020)
Digital recording (January 8, 2020)

January 1, 2020
Meeting cancelled due to holiday