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Last updated: 11/17/2017 - 12:49pm

Tree removal hearing - Back Bay

The Parks and Recreation Department will hold a public hearing on Thursday, December 7, at 11 a.m. on a request to remove nine public shade trees in Back Bay.
Public testimony begins at 11:15am

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  1. The request is for the removal of nine linden trees each measuring 3 inches dbh (diameter at breast height) at 500 Boylston Street/222 Berkeley Street in Back Bay due to sidewalk reconstruction.

    Public testimony will be taken at the hearing, 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 with “Back Bay 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.