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Last updated: 11/15/2018 - 2:31pm

Tree removal hearing: Roxbury

The Boston Parks and Recreation Department will hold a public hearing on Thursday, December 6, at 10 a.m. on a request to remove one public shade tree at 56 Cedar Street in Roxbury.
Public testimony begins at 10:45am

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  1. Request to remove one public shade tree at 56 Cedar Street in Roxbury

    The hearing will be held by the City of Boston’s Tree Warden (or designee) in the 3rd floor Conference Room of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department at 1010 Massachusetts Avenue, Roxbury. 

    The request is for the removal of one honey locust tree measuring 8 inches dbh (diameter at breast height) to facilitate installation of a curb cut as part of construction of a three story residential building at 56 Cedar Street.

    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, Boston, MA 02118, or by emailing parks@boston.gov with “Roxbury 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.