CMC launches ‘Green city Project’

Published : 9:15 am  June 7, 2018 | No comments so far |  |  (246) reads | 

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LATE-CITY-DM-4The Colombo Municipality launched the Green City project at the Viharamahadevi Park earlier this week. The project will conduct a census of all trees in Colombo and establish a data base with relevant information. Officials hope to use the data to plot out areas in the city in need of more greenery while maintaining and developing the existing eco system.   


Mayor of Colombo Rosy Senanayake, Deputy Mayor of Colombo M.T.M. Iqbal, Acting Municipal Commissioner Nihal Wickramarathna, Chairman of the Environment Committee of the CMC Pradeep Jayawardhane and several Municipal Councillors participated in the event.     

 

The project will conduct a census of all trees in Colombo and establish a data base with relevant information