New rules encourage homeowners to plant more trees

The new regulations have now taken effect, creating consistent landscaping rules across the city. They set out requirements for the minimum number of trees and shrubs in all new low density residential zones. The number of trees and shrubs required on a lot are based on property width. For example, a single detached house with a site less than 10 metres wide requires one deciduous tree, one coniferous tree and four shrubs. Read the rest of my article HERE.