No person shall abuse trees or mutilate any tree or shrub on a public street or other public place, or attach any rope or wire, other than one used to support a young or broken tree, sign, poster, handbill or anything to such trees. Utility companies shall be responsible for keeping overhead lines from coming in contact with trees and from allowing gaseous substances to cause damage to trees.
(Ord. 01-19.  Passed 1-22-19.)