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City Forest Products Celebrates Urban Wood Biz Launch

City Forest Products LLC (CFP) unfurled its 'sales' at a launch party held April 28 at Standing Passengers of Chicago. Founder Chris Witek was pleased to report that 40 people - woodworkers, architects and others - attended the grand gala that preceded the official opening of CFP's online store front for locally sourced urban wood goods.
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Wisconsin Urban Wood Signs on as Wisconsin DNR Green Tier Charter


Improving urban forest management practices took a step forward Friday with the signing of a Green Tier charter by Wisconsin Urban Wood and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.

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WunderWoods' Sawmill from Down Under

Scott Wunder of WunderWoods does wonderful things with urban wood. Based in St. Charles, MO, Wunder not only creates custom woodwork, he saws logs from local trees he salvages and authors a a regular blog chronicling his business, selected cool custom projects and how-to do stuff, like choose a wood finish. His writings rarely fail to include a good dose of humor.

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Duluth's EAB Plan Promotes Wood Use; Does Your City Do the Same?


It only represents one paragraph of a 14-page document, yet it's encouraging to see that the City of Duluth, MN, incorporated urban wood utilization in its Emerald Ash Borer Management Plan originated in July 2015 and finalized in November 2016.

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