1032.06  ABUSE OR MUTILATION OF PUBLIC TREES.
   (a)   Unless specifically authorized by the Tree Commission, no person shall intentionally damage, cut, carve, top, transplant, or remove any tree; attach any rope, wire, nails, advertising posters, squirrel feeder, or other contrivance to any tree or shrub; allow any gaseous, liquid, or solid substance to come in contact with them; set fire or permit fire to burn when the fire or heat thereof shall injure any portion of any tree or shrub.
   (b)   No person shall excavate any ditches, tunnels, trenches, or alley or drive within a radius of ten feet from any public tree or shrub without obtaining approval from the City Administrator.
(Ord. 2002-36.  Passed 8-22-02.)