Keeping Canberra Green

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The ACT Greens have announced a plan to keep Canberra green and liveable.

“Canberrans are proud of our beautiful bush capital,” said ACT Greens planning spokesperson Caroline Le Couteur.

“We have the best of both worlds by living so close to nature while also enjoying the amenities of a small city - but we must protect it.

“Our plan will an additional 7000 trees planted every year to keep our city green.

“We will also invest $20 million to improve waterways, urban lakes, and rooftop gardens.

“Our plan is about protecting our environment - and providing opportunities for everyone to connect with Canberra’s beautiful natural places.”

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