Contact Urban Forestry at 503-823-TREE (8733) or email trees@portlandoregon.gov.. Why are there approved street tree planting lists?. 4.0 to 5.9 Foot Wide Planting Spaces Without High Voltage Power Lines, 6.0 Foot Wide and Greater Planting Spaces With High Voltage Power Lines, 3.0 to 3.9 Foot Wide Spaces With or Without High Voltage Power Lines, 6.0 to 8.4 Foot Wide Planting Spaces Without High Voltage Power Lines, 8.5 Foot Wide and Greater Planting Spaces Without High Voltage Power Lines, 4.0 to 5.9 Foot Wide Planting Spaces With High Voltage Power Lines, © Copyright 2020 City of Portland, Oregon, USA, Measure the width of the planting space from the inside of the curb to the edge of the sidewalk. 11.50.030 Development Impact Area Option For Large Sites and Streets. Portland, OR 97201. Tree selection and planning typically begin in early November with delivery and planting scheduled for late November through December each year. The City of Portland’s co-op tree planting program is a partnership in which a resident selects and purchases a tree from a local nursery and City Forestry Staff completes the pick-up and planting process.. Type A and B permit applications for tree related work affecting City or Street Trees shall be reviewed using the following applicable review factors and standards in accordance with the application procedures set forth in Chapter 11.30. Street Tree Standards All development, residential and commercial, fronting on public or private streets is required to plant street trees in accordance with standards set in Article 23 of the City of Grants Pass Development Code (PDF) . Clearances from street trees—below grade: The design of street improvements must consider underground utilities in relation to standard utility corridors. 11.40.040 City and Street Tree Permit Standards and Review Factors. 11.40.060 Tree Replacement Requirements. Located in the public right-of-way, they provide cooling shade, cleaner air, and more beautiful urban streetscapes. A permit is required to plant street trees in the right-of-way.. 1068 0 obj <>/Filter/FlateDecode/ID[<6E4F11495D81A042BA09599411467487><3601223220D20843927C0835E67E77B7>]/Index[1045 36]/Info 1044 0 R/Length 112/Prev 563958/Root 1046 0 R/Size 1081/Type/XRef/W[1 3 1]>>stream Planting Season. Tree Species for Planting. The City of Loma Linda has a 7.5 square mile boundary and for any new development requires street tree planting as directed by the approved master street tree palette. A permit is required to plant street trees in the right-of-way. Conifer tree size requirements. Create an Account », 1900 SW 4th Avenue Before planting a tree on a City street (right-of-way), you need to obtain a planting permit. The City’s Urban Forestry staff will visit the site to confirm the right tree species and determine the ideal planting location. Forgot your username or password? The City may establish and enforce uniform standards relating to the species and types of trees to be planted, placement and the maintenance and removal thereof. Visit Friends of Trees to see if this nonprofit plants in your neighborhood, see this list of City-sponsored planting programs , or see the Local Tree Care Providers list for contractors. A full description of the street tree code can be found in the Sherwood Municipal Code Section 16.142.060 Street Trees Step 2. Trees must be grown and harvested in accordance with the standards in the American Standard for Nursery Stock (ANSI Z60.1-2004 or the most current edition). In new developments, planting plans must follow the 10-20-30 rule where no more than 10% of the trees are of any one species, 20% of any one genus, or 30% of any family. The measurement of the road allowance varies depending on the survey or neighbourhood you live in. TREE PLANTING GUIDELINES Street trees are important to our quality of life in the city. 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