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A lot more trees

Montreal is aiming to plant thousands of new trees over the coming years as part of a plan to have a quarter of the city under shade.

Montreal wants a quarter of its territory to be shaded

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Montreal is aiming to plant thousands of new trees over the coming years.

It's part of a plan to have a quarter of the city's territory under shade, up from 20 per cent currently.

Click above to watch Shari Okeke's report.