Public Works - Boulevard Tree Removal Policy # PW11


 

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Public Works

 

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Policy Number:

PW11

Adoption Date:

May 10, 1999

 

Revision Date:

September 25, 2017

 

Policy Title:

Boulevard Tree Removal

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POLICY PURPOSE

 To set a policy on removing trees on town boulevards.

 

POLICY STATEMENT

 

Property owners may remove trees from the boulevard in front of their property, at their cost, providing they replace the tree with one that has a small root system.

 

The property owner is responsible for hauling the debris away.  A waiver of liability shall be signed prior to the work commencing.

 

All request to remove trees must be approved by the Public Works Committee.