Broccolini, proud contributor to Kirkland’s sustainable development initiative, plants 21 trees in the community
By Dick Nieuwendyk
On September 5, 2013, in the presence of John Meaney, Mayor of Kirkland, and with a number of town councilors in attendance, Broccolini announced their commitment to plant 21 trees in the community. The trees were donated by Broccolini to the City and planted along Rue du Merlot in Kirkland.
This initiative is part of the sustainable development plan intended for the City of Kirkland throughout 2010-2015 that sets out an action plan consisting of five main components which will improve the protection of biodiversity, natural habitats and green spaces.
Mayor John Meaney stated: ‘’We are pleased to see that a company in Kirkland is so actively involved in the development and enhancement of our community. It is with the participation and involvement of all stakeholders in the City that we can contribute to the environmental sustainability of our community and meet the needs of present and future generations’’
Anthony Broccolini, CEO at Broccolini and grandson to the founder, is delighted to have future generations see these tr4ees grow. ‘’The City of Kirkland has special significance for Broccolini as it is home to our Head Office; it seems only fitting for us to participate in this community’s sustainable development program.’’
Established more than 60 years ago, Broccolini is a leader in the construction and development of real estate services. Serving residential, commercial and industrial markets in Québec and Ontario, Broccolini has built its reputation on establishing solid and long-lasting relationships with its clients, committing to each project with pride, passion and a staff who continually strives for excellence.