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A. Excavations Near Trees: No person shall excavate any ditches, tunnels, trenches or lay any drive within a radius of eight feet (8') from any street or park tree without first obtaining written permission from the town manager or the manager's designee. All trees on any public property near any excavation or construction of any building, structure or street work shall be guarded with a good substantial fence, frame or box of a size to be designated by the public works director or his/her designee in accordance with the size, age, and species of the tree or trees in question. All building material, soil and other debris shall be kept outside the barrier, except where otherwise specified by the town in writing.
B. Deposits Or Storage Of Materials: No person shall deposit, place, store, or maintain upon any park, or public place of the town, any stone, brick, sand, concrete, or other materials which may impede the free passage of air, water and nutrients to the roots of any tree growing therein, except by written permit from the town council. (Ord. 359, 1-7-2010)