Decision details

Tree and Hedgerow Strategy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Adoption of a Tree and Hedgerow Strategy for the South and East Lincolnshire Councils Partnership setting out the ambition and high level commitments of the three Councils.


That the adoption of the Tree and Hedgerow Strategy be approved.

Reasons for the decision:

To ensure a consistent approach to tree management and planting across the sub-region).

Alternative options considered:

To not take forward a Tree and Hedgerow Strategy and continue to develop projects, policies and procedures in a piecemeal fashion across the sub-region.


Reason Key: Significant effect on communities in two or more wards or electoral divisions of the Council;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);


Portfolio Holder

Contact: Sarah Baker - Climate Change and Environment Manager - Email:

Report author: Forrest White

Publication date: 22/07/2022

Date of decision: 19/07/2022

Decided at meeting: 19/07/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 30/07/2022

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