12.32.090  Trees on public property.
   A.   The city shall have the right to plant, prune, maintain and remove trees, plants and shrubs within the public right-of-way and on public grounds, as it may determine.
   B.   The city may remove or cause or order to be removed, any tree or part thereof which is in unsafe condition or which by reason of its nature is injurious to sewers, electric power lines, gas lines, waterlines or other public improvements, or is infested with any pest.  This section shall not prohibit the planting of street trees by owners of adjacent property provided that the selection and location of the tree is made in accordance with § 12.32.080.
(Ord. 5793 (part), 2012)