Councillor Don Palmer Providing Local Leadership & Working for You

Improving Unley’s tree canopy

Improving Unley’s tree canopy is at the forefront of pragmatic solutions available to Council, and its Community in the fight to combat climate change. The bottom line is trees take in and store carbon dioxide. This therefore should always be a key component of any...

What Canopy Cover have you got?

What Canopy Cover have you got? Do you have more than 15%? Or more than your suburb’s average? That is the question. To be or not to be. Many of our ratepayers would be aware of Council’s aim to achieve a 31% canopy cover across the Council area. Many are also aware...

A Call To Action: Protecting Adelaide’s Tree Canopy

Last month, we debated and decided to endorse in principle “A Call to Action”. This was by way of a Motion on Notice by Cr Bonham. A decision by the way that was unanimous.   “A Call to Action” is a report prepared on behalf of the Conservation Council of South...