To educate the public about the benefits of trees and their proper care, develop specific projects relating to the planning, management, care, planting and preservation of trees in the community forest, and for the beautification of the town.
The Master Tree Plan will allow the Town of Smyrna and its residents to plan for and maintain a diverse and vital urban forest. This document outlines the goals, strategies, and requirements that will help guide planning and management decisions through the use of best management practices. It is the intent of the Master Tree Plan to be used as a guide by staff, public, and private developers and property owners for the selection, placement and proper maintenance of trees within the Town of Smyrna
Key objectives of this document:
Provide information on the environment, economic and social benefits of trees
Outline the guideline principles, design standards, and methods that promote healthy trees
Provide a list of appropriate tree species for the environment with information on selecting the proper trees
Guide for establishing and maintaining new and existing trees