Tree Guidelines

City ordinance has established a comprehensive plan for the planting and maintenance of trees in, or which may overhang, public streets within the city should be developed and established.

It is unlawful and it is prohibited for any person other than the director or his authorized agents or employees to do the following to any tree in any public street within the city or to cause the same to be done, unless and until a written permit to do so has first been obtained:
  • Brace
  • Cut
  • Move
  • Plant
  • Prune
  • Remove
  • Replace
  • Spray
  • Trim
View a complete list of approved trees that may be planted in a City right-of-way (PDF).
A single green tree.