Apr 05, If you operate a business or live in a steep slope area or an historic district, the City of Asheville has special rules for tree pruning and removal. First of all, you will need a permit. (Find information on how to apply for a permit further down in this article.) This applies to homeowners in our higher elevations, 2, above sea treeclear.buzzted Reading Time: 4 mins. Permits. The City of Burlington launched BurlingtonSmart, an online applications portal for permits and licenses in the summer of Apr 12, Tree Removal and pruning IS regulated for all properties located with Steep Slope Zone B, which is defined as all properties located at or above the 2, foot elevation contour with an average natural slope of 15% or greater.
Please visit the Permit Center in the Public Works Building, S. Charlotte St. All requests must include a site plan. Personal information contained on this form is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act,S.O.c. 25, for the purpose of obtaining a Private Tree Permit. Questions about this collection can be directed to the Manager of Urban Forestry, City of Burlington, Brant St., Burlington, Ontario, L7R 3Z6,ext. In Asheville, tree removal on both public and private property is overseen by the Tree Commission in the City Council.
However, private citizens can easily get a permit for tree removal as long as the tree in question has not been designated as historic. If you are denied a permit for removal, you are allowed to appeal the decision.