Will the City of Atlanta purchase Ormewood Forest?

Fresh off the press! WABE article looking at how the city plans on spending the approximate $7 million currently sitting in the Tree Trust.

 

 

Atlanta Decides Which Urban Forests Are Worth Buying

WABE article by Stephannie Stokes, July 26 2017

 

Will the city's Tree Trust fund purchase urban properties such as Ormewood forest or larger suburban properties?

East Atlanta residents Grant Dollar and Alex Levy comment on the value of Ormewood Forest and properties like it while others speak to the value of suburban properties similar to the 120-acre Cascade Springs Nature Preserve.

Have an opinion on the matter? Attend the next Zoning meeting for NPU-W, East Atlanta's neighborhood planning unit, and EACA and participate in the debate.

NPU-W Zoning Meeting

August 1, 2017, 7-9 pm

Village Church of East Atlanta

1231 Glenwood Ave SE, Ste B, Atlanta, Georgia 30316