Members present: June Hutson, Bill Ruppert, Roger Vonder Bruegge, Paul Loida
, Jenny O'Toole, and Judy Wickersham.
made a motion to write a letter to the Public Works Department stating that the trees may be removed at the owner's expense and replacement trees selected from the Kirkwood Recommended Street Tree Guide.
The motion passed.
A.Councilman Godi reported that Paul Loida
gave a good presentation to the Kiwanis Club
and received a donation for the Jr. Treekeepers.
VI. Jr. Treekeepers - KUFC member Paul Loida
A.Some donations have been accepted, $1,000 from the 25 Gardeners Club
, $500 from Kiwanis Club
, and $100 from the Kirkwood Garden Club
thanked Councilman Godi for helping them to get the donation from Kiwanis.
B.The $1,000 donation will cover the $588 expense for the tree seedlings and pay for certificates and other expenses to finish out the school year.
The rest of the money should take us through the fall.
Councilman Godi asked if any more schools will be involved next year, and Paul Loida
said not that we know of yet.
C.Paul Loida said he
would like to make a big deal out of the Arbor Day seedlings this year.