With the exception of trees located on private property within established utility easements, no person, or contractor, shall commence or proceed with any operation involving a public tree without first obtaining a right-of-way permit from the Director. Any such planting, removal, trimming, or tree preservation shall be at the expense of the applicant except as provided in § 907.06. Such applicant shall hold the city free of any liability incurred in connection therewith.
(Ord. 1076, passed 2-25-64; Am. Ord. 6493, passed 4-24-90; Am. Ord. 2012-002, passed 1-24- 12)  Penalty, see § 907.99