Is a permit required to remove a tree, palm or hedge?
Yes, a permit is required to remove a tree.
  • No person, organization, society, association, or corporation or any agent or representative thereof, directly or indirectly, shall clear land, cut down, destroy, or move or effectively destroy through damaging any tree which has attained a caliper dimension of at least two inches and is situated on property described above without first obtaining a permit as herein provided.

  • A tree removal penalty fee of $500 shall be charged for each tree removed without a permit.

  • This fee shall be in addition to any other remedy available to the city pursuant to this section.

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1. Is a permit required to remove a tree, palm or hedge?
2. Do I need to replace a tree, palm or hedge after it has been removed?
3. What type of tree does not require a tree removal permit?
4. Do I need a permit to prune/trim my trees or palms?