We Speak for the Trees
Rich Borrasso addresses SPC General Meeting attendees on woodlands ordinances in Sussex County as compared with Kent County and Maryland. Scroll down to download his slideshow or go to the YouTube version.
The SPC launches its Trees = Livable Communities campaign
Episodes 2 and 3 in the SPC Podcast series The Importance of Trees are released.
SPC hosts Cathryn Soriano, Environmental Scientist II, Climate & Sustainability Section, DNREC - Division of Climate, Coastal, & Energy, who provides information on the Trees for Every Delawarean Initiative, including a link to the website to help citizens avail themselves of this resource.
SPC publishes a Case Statement, "The Urgent Need for New Forest Preservation Legislation," citing over a dozen sources. Download the pdf:
SPC creates the survey of Sussex County, DE Residents, Importance of Trees in Sussex County, to be shared with County Council and Planning and Zoning.
SPC presents preliminary results of the Tree Survey to Sussex County Council, with full Board of Directors in attendance at CC meeting of 9/12/2023. Click to view the slideshow:
Council Council/Planning & Zoning Commission Publish Development Design Points from Joint Workshop on September 21.
How Sussex Can Better Protect Its Trees
Comparison to Kent County and Maryland
~ Where Sussex is deficient
~ Recommendations for change
April 11, 2023
Sussex Alliance for Responsible Growth
SPC Board Member