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Margate ordinance offers protection for street trees, establishes ‘by right’ review committee

By NANETTE LoBIONDO GALLOWAY MARGATE – An ordinance introduced on Oct. 15 will “clean up” the city’s developmental ordinance by adding specific definitions for roof types, decks and “by right” subdivisions. The ordinance will also offer some protections for the city’s existing tree canopy, which seems to be disappearing rapidly, Read more…

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Margate planners accept Community Forestry Management Plan as a guide for future ordinances

By NANETTE LoBIONDO GALLOWAY MARGATE – The Planning Board Thursday, Sept. 24 unanimously agreed to accept the city’s Community Forestry Management Plan as a guiding document for developing future ordinances. The plan was commissioned by Sustainable Margate, the city’s green team, and accepted by the governing body. It was paid Read more…