ED Report Dec 2022

Executive Director’s Report December 13, 2022 Forest Service – Washington DC Update – We will be holding a webinar with Miranda Hutten in the middle of March 2023, addressing the Inflation Reduction Act and its impacts on urban forestry funding and programs for...

ED Report Nov 2022

Executive Director’s Report November 8, 2022 Forest Service – Washington DC Update – We are still waiting for the details of the “Inflation Reduction Act”. What I do know is that the States will be receiving their annual allocation in the near term, and it...

ED Report Sep 2022

Executive Director’s Report September 13, 2022 Forest Service – Washington DC Update – The “Inflation Reduction Act” passed the Senate and will deliver on some urban forestry and green infrastructure and green jobs. California should benefit greatly. Forest...

ED Report July 2022

Executive Director’s Report July 12, 2022 Forest Service Regional Update – No update Forest Service Funding –No word on our funding submittal for the Outreach Grant. Our 22-23 base funding goes into effect on 7/1/22. Cal Fire –Received a follow-up correspondence...

ED Report Mar 2022

Executive Director’s Report March 8, 2022 NOTE: WE HAVE BEEN WORKING NON-STOP ON OUR BIG, 30 CITY, EVENT ON 3/12/22. A HUGE LIFT! Things will normalize by the end of March – hallelujah! Federal Policy Update – I attended the annual Sustainable Urban Forestry...

ED Report Feb 2022

Executive Director’s Report February 2022 Federal Policy Update –No updates Forest Service Regional Update – No updates Forest Service Funding – Our year-end written and financial reporting has all been submitted to The Forest Service, along with December...