As part of its new program « One Birth, One Tree », the Town of Kirkland is proud to give new Kirkland parents the opportunity to celebrate baby’s arrival by planting a tree to grow at his/her side, on their own property or, if they prefer, in a city park or green space.
The following requirements must be met to qualify for the program:
The application form required for submitting a request may be obtained from the program coordinator, Mr. Alexandre Gervais, Section head – Environment (514 694-4100, ext. 3414, email@example.com ), or by clicking here.
The applying parents indicate on the form:
*In all cases, the final decision as to the type of tree and where it is to be planted rests with the Town.
The duly completed form must be remitted to the program coordinator within twelve (12) months following the date of birth or adoption.
All applications must be submitted with the following documents :
This program offers a choice of five tree species each having distinctive features outlined in individual fact sheets available with the program coordinator or on the Town’s website.
The applying parents indicate their preferred choices on the application form, however, in all cases, it is up to the program coordinator to determine whether the chosen variety and/or *planting location are suitable for that specific area.
*Where the applicant is not the owner of the land upon which the tree is to be planted, a proxy form duly signed by said owner must accompany the application.