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Virtual tree removal hearing - Fenway / Boylston Street

The Boston Parks and Recreation Department will hold a virtual public hearing on Thursday, August 6, at 11:30 a.m. on a request to remove one public shade tree in the Fenway.

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  1. The hearing will be held at 11:30 a.m. on a request to remove one honey locust tree measuring 4 inches dbh (diameter at breast height) at 1340 Boylston Street.

    The hearing will be held by the City of Boston’s Tree Warden (or designee).  Please note that due to the current pandemic the hearing will be a virtual meeting via ZOOM.  Written comments or questions may be submitted to parks@boston.gov prior to the hearing.  The information for the ZOOM hearing is as follows:

    Join the Zoom meeting

    To participate by phone: 1-301-715-8592 or 1-312-626-6799

    Webinar ID:  811 6319 6307

    Participant ID: 431848

    Public testimony will be taken, or may be provided prior to the hearing in writing to the Tree Warden, Boston Parks and Recreation Department, 1010 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd floor, Roxbury, MA 02118 or by emailing parks@boston.gov with “Fenway Tree Hearing” in the subject line. 

    A final decision regarding the request will be made within two weeks of the hearing.  For further information, please contact the Tree Warden at 617-635-7275