Chicago Region Tree Initiative (CRTI):
Community Tree Network
Fall 2015 Community Tree Network event in Riverside, IL
This Community Tree Network event will be geared towards forestry leaders and directors, managers, and policy-makers. This meeting will connect you with other professionals willing to share their management and operational experiences, which may enable all participants to find ways to reduce forestry costs and avoid liability.
Topic: Avoid Contracting Headaches by writing a better RFP (Request for Proposals)
When: November 10, 2015, 10 am to 1 pm
Where: Riverside Township Hall, 27 Riverside Rd. 60546
The workshop covered the nuts and bolts of contract writing including some tips, experiences and tricks to tailor a contract to your community’s needs. There were breakout sessions with sample contracts on tree pruning, tree removal, tree planting, and landscaping.