7-2-1: LOT ABUTTING OR ADJACENT TO PUBLIC WAYS:
   A.   Duty Of Maintenance: It shall be the duty of every owner or occupant of a lot or tract of ground abutting upon any street, alley, sidewalk or other public way of the City, or adjacent to the street parking thereof, to cultivate trees, shrubbery and hedges in such a manner that they shall not interfere with persons or travel upon or along such street, alley, sidewalk or other public way. It shall be the duty of all such persons to cut or trim any such tree so that the branches or limbs thereof shall not extend out over the sidewalks lower than eight feet (8') from the surface thereof, or over that portion of any street, alley or other public way of use for vehicles lower than fourteen feet (14') from the surface thereof. It shall be the further duty of all such persons to trim or cut all shrubbery or hedges so that the branches or limbs thereof shall not extend out over the street, alley, sidewalk or other public way. (1983 Code § 11-301; amd. 1998 Code)
   B.   Manner Of Trimming: If any trees, shrubbery or hedges within the purview of this Section are trimmed, it shall be the duty of the person trimming the same to perform such work in a careful and workmanlike manner so as not to injure or damage such trees, shrubbery or hedges, and to remove all debris from the parking and pavement. All such work shall be subject to the approval of the Superintendent of Public Works. (1983 Code § 11-301; amd. 1998 Code)