The council revealed $4.2m will be used to plant 3,400 trees and to care for 80,000 trees © Getty Images/iStockphoto
The council revealed $4.2m will be used to plant 3,400 trees and to care for 80,000 trees © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Melbourne invests $19m in green infrastructure

Melbourne will invest over $19m in green infrastructure projects to make the city “more sustainable and resilient”.

The City of Melbourne Council announced the investment as part of its 2019-20 draft budget and the funding will be used on a range of infrastructure projects including cladding buildings in vegetation, green roofs, renewable energy and water conservation.

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