|Tree Planting Goals|
|Cape May City:|
|» will re-establish and maintain the tree canopy to preserve and enhance the natural and aesthetic atmosphere of Cape May.|
|» will locate and assess every possible planting site on Washington Street, Lafayette Street and other selected streets that have an over-mature tree canopy, planting as many new trees as possible.|
|» optimize all possible planting locations on both public and private property that are on Washington Street, Lafayette Street and other selected streets.|
|» examine all possible planting methods that will allow for the establishment of a mature London Plane or similar large tree in the selected locations|
|» implement new tree planting methods to establish large mature trees in difficult planting locations for significant tree locations in high visibility areas|
|» provide updated guidelines for planting trees and a list of recommended trees reflective of the current tree inventory, growing conditions, and community needs.