As part of street reconstruction, lawns are damaged. For the past six years, the City has restored those areas using seed. Before that, the City restored with sod. Both require ongoing maintenance from residents after installation. Seed has a lower environmental and financial cost. Seed can cost $250-$500 per single-family home where as sod costs $500-$1,000 per single-family home.
Lawn Restoration After Street Reconstruction
Should residents have a choice on which method is used, knowing there could be a potentially large difference between the treatments on neighboring properties?