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More Than 1,750 Strong! Urban Wood Network LinkedIn Community

The Urban Wood Network's LinkedIn page (formerly Urban Forest Product Alliance) is your 24/7 source for news, inspiration and commentary from North America and beyond. Read more >>

Q&A with Erika Horigan of Horigan Urban Forest Products


Horigan Urban Forest Products of Skokie, IL, has been blazing trails in the utilization of urban wood for 15 years. In recent years the Horigans moved into larger quarters that includes a sawmill, warehouse and retail operation. Erika Horigan, who co-owns the company with her husband, Bruce, discusses how Horigan UFP got started and her enjoyment in seeing felled community trees get a second chance as lumber and wood products.

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Urban Wood Network Announces 'How To Do Urban Wood' Webinar Series

The Urban Wood Network has kicked off the "How To Do Urban Wood" webinar series. Each month a panel of experts in the urban wood field will share how they have successfully utilized urban wood.

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Wisconsin Urban Forest Fest Set for Sept. 15


Wisconsin Urban Wood (WUW), in partnership with the USDA Forest Service and the Lynden Sculpture Garden, will present the 2018 Urban Forest Fest 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, September 15 at the Lynden Sculpture Garden in Milwaukee. The event is sponsored by the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC). Urban Forest Fest is an event to connect the public to the urban forest and its products.

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IWF Urban Wood Seminar Gains Diverse Sponsorship Support

An intriguing mix of companies exhibiting at the International Woodworking Fair (IWF) have signed on as sponsors of "The Urban Wood Movement Is NOW! Come Join the Movement." The free 90-minute seminar is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Friday, August 24 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.

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Check out these other great urban wood headlines!

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