Lake Oswego Tree Protection & Tree Removal Workshop

Posted Wed, 09/07/2016 - 4:58pm

You Are Invited!

Lake Oswego Tree Protection & Tree Removal Workshop

The City of Lake Oswego is hosting an Urban & Community Forestry Workshop for the general public on Thursday, September 15, 2016, from 6:00-7:30 p.m. in Council Chamber at City Hall, 380 A Avenue.

Learn about Lake Oswego tree code requirements with Planning Department staff, the City's Code Enforcement Specialist, and the City's contract arborist.

Explore the City’s tree code requirements for tree protection and tree removal permits, including recent code amendments (now in effect) that pertain to the construction of sewer laterals, water lines, and similar utility work.

This workshop includes an indoor presentation and an outdoor demonstration with examples of measuring tree diameter, tree protection fencing, techniques for protecting trees during construction, and more.

Please call 503-635-0290 or email planning@lakeoswego.city for free registration.