City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

Title 07
Chapter 07.08
Section 07.08.135

Title 07 Finance

Chapter 07.08 Funds

Article II. Special Revenue Funds

Section 07.08.135 Urban Forestry Fund

  1. There is established a special revenue fund to be known as the “urban forestry fund” into which shall be deposited all assessments, fines, gifts designated for trees, money generated from compensatory payments, permit fees, and the sale of street and park tree and urban forest products and wood, along with other sums appropriated in the budget from both the City general fund and the park fund. The urban forestry fund shall be maintained at criteria established by the National Arbor Day Foundation in order to maintain Tree City, USA status.
  2. The fund shall be used for the purposes of enhancing the street trees and the urban forest; public education; and planting, maintenance, protection, inspection and removal of public trees.

Date Passed: Monday, May 7, 2007

Effective Date: Wednesday, June 20, 2007

Recodification ORD C34024 Section 1