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posted 10/26/21

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Rochester's most lavish natural setting has been effectively reserved for its white, wealthy and well-connected citizens.
The city today recognizes the need to add tree cover in certain neighborhoods but so far there is little evidence of a concrete plan to do so.
Rochester Mayor Malik Evans campaigned last year on a promise to "promote environmental justice in every neighborhood ... (while) making Rochester an environmentally friendly city of the future."