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Unified Land Development Regulations (ULDR) Proposed Ordinance Revisions

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Section 47-21 Landscape and Tree Preservation


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Virtual Presentations on Proposed Ordinance Revisions 

June 29, 2020 | 1:30pm - 3:30pm | Architect, Contractor, Developer Focus 6134 GYR Your Feedback Matters Web Button (002)

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July 9, 2020 | 10:00am - 12:00pm | General Public

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July 13, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm | General Public

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The City of Fort Lauderdale seeks your input on proposed changes to its landscaping and tree protection ordinances. The ordinances are in the process of being revised to better align with City Commission priorities and the City's Press Play Strategic Plan Objective to grow and enhance our urban forest.

The proposed revisions to the Unified Land Development Regulation (ULDR) Section 47-21 and intended to strengthen and clarify the landscape and tree preservation ordinance. The specific ordinance changes will be presented and summarized during this meeting.

UDLR 47-21 Landscape and Tree Preservation Ordinance language updates include:

  • Arborist Report Requirements
  • Broward County Licensed Tree Trimmer Qualification
  • Definition Section Additions and Updates
  • Documents Incorporated by Reference Section Inclusions
  • Enforcement and Civil Remedies Section Addition
  • Landscape Construction Document Packet Submittal Requirement
  • Landscape Maintenance Updated Requirements

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