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Please note: this meeting's minutes have not been finalized yet. Actions taken on legislation and their results are not available.
Meeting date/time: 2/15/2021 11:00 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Virtual
Land Use, Urban Agriculture and Reforestation Work Group
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     Linda Frank, Chair George Martin, Janet Meissner Pritchard, Bruce Wiggins, Shannon Sloan-Spice, David Weingrod, Dynasty Ceasar, Kelly Moore Brands, Monica Wauk Smith, Sam Leichtling, Scott Baran, Kimberly Kujoth, Tracy Staedter, Benjamin McKay, Kathy Riebe, Antonio Butts (16 members)     Not available Not available
   1. Call to order and roll call.    Not available Not available
   2. Approve minutes of 1/29/21 meeting.    Not available Not available
   3. Definitions of GHG emissions reductions and net zero emissions and how they relate to the work of the Land Use group.    Not available Not available
   4. Sharing of background information on initial identified project topics, with a focus on key existing projects, programs and resources Tree Canopy – Branch Out Milwaukee Plan (Milwaukee Water Commons) Vacant Lots – City’s HOME GR/OWN program; Neighborhood Improvement Development Corp; Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan Forest/Woodland Preservation and Restoration – City’s landscape zoning code; Municipal Flood Control (MFC) grant program Food / Access to Healthy Food / urban agriculture / reducing food miles – City’s HOME-GROWN program Healthy Food Access; Cream City Farms brownfield development     Not available Not available
   5. Brainstorming additional project topics.    Not available Not available
   6. Scheduling of future meetings.    Not available Not available
   7. Adjournment.     Not available Not available
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