No person shall cut, mutilate, remove, saw or trim any tree within any public way in the city to make room for any telegraph, telephone or electric lines, moving buildings or machinery or other things, or for repairing sidewalks, without first procuring a permit from the Department of Public Works. No person shall attach, tack or in any manner fasten to any tree in any public way any wire, rope, chain, cable, sign, card, board, poster or other article, nor hitch any animal thereto.
(`73 Code, 30.105, § 4.95)  (Am. Ord. passed 8-24-99)  Penalty see § 10.99