April 27, 1993 - Everett Park Board and Planning Commission approved the Policy.
June 16, 1993 - The City of Everett Public Tree Management Ordinance and resolution authorizing adoption of a Public Tree Policy was approved.
The City of Everett Public Tree Management Ordinance authorized a subcommittee of the board of Park Commissioners, entitled the Tree Committee, giving them the primary responsibility of making recommendations to the Park Commission concerning implementation of the Tree Policy.
Planted more than 4,000 street trees in Everett’s 19 neighborhoods since the year 2000
Helped develop and continue to participate in Arbor Day events
Developed and continue to make recommendations on Gateway Planting Guidelines
Developed and continue to participate in partnerships with Parks and Public Works departments and neighborhoods for street plantings, gateways, and park enhancements
Developed and continue to participate in processes to remove hazardous trees and replace them with appropriate plantings
Review / make recommendations on implementing and updating the Tree Policy for Parks and Public Works directors
Help develop grant applications for planting projects