Urban Forestry Board

August 25, 2022 6:30 PM

During 2021, the scheduled meetings of Covington Urban Forestry Board shall be monthly on the fourth Thursday of each month at 6:30 PM with the exception of November and December which will be combined at a time and date to be determined. Typically the scheduled meetings will be held in Conference Room 2 (when available) of the Covington Public Library on Scott St.


The Covington Urban Forestry Board’s mission is to: (1) assist in drafting a tree ordinance to regulate the planting, maintenance, and removal of City-owned trees, shrubs, and other plants, (2) assist in the development of a tree planting master plan and best-practices management plan, (3) educate citizens and assist neighborhood groups on urban forestry concerns and programs, and (4) review plat and site development plans for compliance with the tree ordinance.