Tree Removal

A Tree Removal permit is required for the following:

  • Tree 18 inches or greater DBH (diameter at breast height/ 4 1⁄2 foot height).
  • Undeveloped residential development property or lots prior to any clearing of trees over 6 inches in DBH. A tree preservation plan must be submitted prior to clearing any trees larger than 6 inches DBH.
  • Permit requesting removal of trees 6 inches or greater DBH including dead trees.
  • Commercial development prior to any clearing or removal of trees or other activities that could impact the trees.
  • Dead/Diseased trees over 6 inches DBH (diameter at breast height/4 1⁄2 foot height).
  • No trees on the property.