Tagged with 'trees'

No tree cutting planned on private land near airport despite concerns, Port says

No tree cutting planned on private land near airport despite concerns, Port says

By Jack Mayne The Port of Seattle is starting the removal and replanting efforts for over-height trees next week only in two Port-owned locations south of Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and not... [Read more]

Port Commissioners delay vote on funding for Flight Corridor Safety program

Port Commissioners delay vote on funding for Flight Corridor Safety program

For the second time in a month, Port of Seattle Commissioners have delayed a vote on approving additional funding for the Port’s proposed Flight Corridor Safety Program…

Port of Seattle holding Community Meeting on tree removal Tuesday, Nov. 1

Port of Seattle holding Community Meeting on tree removal Tuesday, Nov. 1

The Port of Seattle will be holding a Community Meeting and Open House on the Flight Corridor Safety Program – intended to remove around 2,800 trees at and around Sea-Tac Airport – on Tuesday, Nov.... [Read more]

City of SeaTac challenges Port on lack of environmental review of tree cutting plan

City of SeaTac challenges Port on lack of environmental review of tree cutting plan

By Jack Mayne The City of SeaTac has told the Port of Seattle it objects to its plan to cut down 2,750 trees in the flight paths of the airport because of its failure to conduct a full environmental review... [Read more]

Tree removal near Sea-Tac Airport being required by the Feds, not the Port

Tree removal near Sea-Tac Airport being required by the Feds, not the Port

By Jack Mayne The proposed cutting down of “the draconian 2,270 trees” in the flight path corridors at Sea-Tac Airport was highlighted at the SeaTac City Council session Tuesday night (Sept. 13),... [Read more]

SeaTac’s Arbor Day Event will be Wednesday, April 22 at Angle Lake Park

SeaTac’s Arbor Day Event will be Wednesday, April 22 at Angle Lake Park

The City of SeaTac’s Arbor Day Event will be Wednesday, April 22, starting at 10 a.m. at Angle Lake Park, located at 19408 International Blvd. “Join us for a tree planting event at Angle Lake... [Read more]

PHOTOS: City of SeaTac celebrates Arbor Day at Angle Lake Park

PHOTOS: City of SeaTac celebrates Arbor Day at Angle Lake Park

The City of SeaTac celebrated Arbor Day at Angle Lake Park Wednesday, April 23, with its fifth year as a Tree City USA and its third year receiving the Tree City USA Growth Award with city residents, staff... [Read more]