Ashton Heights Canopy Tree and Native Plants Principles

Posted by on Feb 25, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

(approved 1/16/2019) A. The Ashton Heights Civic Association (AHCA) supports retention, expansion and resident education on the benefits of our tree canopy, with a focus on replacement and expansion and utilization of native trees.  Ashton Heights’ tree canopy declined from 48.3% in 2008 to 40% in 2016 (the most recent survey). It is apparent that this decline has continued since 2016, but it has not yet  documented or quantified.  Much of the...

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Ashton Heights Civic Association Meeting Minutes for 01/16/2019

Posted by on Jan 26, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Ashton Heights Civic Association Meeting Minutes 01/16/2019Scott Sklar, AHCA President, brought meeting to order a bit earlier at 7:23 pm, since we had a full schedule.  Various AHCA Committee reports:Membership Committee: Jim O’Brien – The PayPal aspect of our website is back up, so members can now pay for their memberships on-line.Transportation Committee, Patrick Lueb was not here, but Scott mentioned that Patrick mentioned that the...

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Ashton Heights Civic Association Meeting Minutes for 11/29/2018

Posted by on Dec 16, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Ashton Heights Civic Association Meeting Minutes 11/29/2018 as relayed to Jodie Flakowicz by Scott Sklar Erik Grabowsky, who heads Arlington County’s Recycling efforts, went through the entire portfolio of Arlington recycling programs. Answer’s questions for 20 minutes. Brooke Alexander, who heads our Tree Canopy and Native Plants Subcommittee, went methodically through the set of AHCA principles for tree canopy, native trees, and...

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