Corbett calls for Fredericton tree bylaw, Officers’ Square restart

Our Executive Director, Lois Corbett, told reporters this week that Fredericton city council needs to scrap its controversial plan to overhaul Officers’ Square and start the process from scratch. She also called on the city to create a new tree … [Read more...]

Back to the drawing board on Officers’ Square: Corbett

Fredericton City Council has hit the brakes on its plans to overhaul Officers’ Square — and good thing. You’d think after the heartbreak so many Frederictonians experienced at the loss of so many trees during Post Tropical Storm Arthur — 10,000 … [Read more...]

“Cities around the world will grow around a tree”

The Conservation Council's Nadine Ives presenting at the Officers' Square meeting on Tuesday, June 26. More than 200 people gathered in Fredericton on Tuesday night for a public meeting to address the city’s proposed ‘revitalization’ of Officers’ … [Read more...]

Show your support for the trees at Officers’ Square

The City of Fredericton is holding a special development committee meeting on Tuesday, June 26 to hear people’s views on the mature trees in Officers’ Square. In late May news broke in the media that the city’s plan to revitalize the National … [Read more...]