SA Council Asked To Approve Trees - San Antonio & Texas News Story - KSAT San Antonio:
In an ongoing effort to revitalize the heart of San Antonio and restore the city's disappearing tree canopy, City Council members will consider spending $500,000 to plant 1,000 trees in the central business district.
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'It's the decade of downtown and trees are a part of that,' said Paula Stallcup, director of Downtown Operations.
If the one-time expenditure is approved, the city would begin planting the trees in a variety of areas downtown. According to Stallcup, most won't be planted in parks.