Specifications include, but are not limited to: On Call Townwide Tree Pruning Removal and Emergency Clearing. a) All work will be billed at an hourly rate for this service.
b) Trees must be trimmed to create a well-maintained ornamental appearance whenever possible and must adhere to all
American National Standards Institute (ANSI) A300 Standards and practices.
c) Maximum tree trimming-crown reduction, pruning top and sides to lighten and balance, removing deadwood and
crossed branches, and raising to legal height. This pruning is t provide for public safety and the general health of the
trees. However, at no time should reduction exceed ¼ of the overall size of any tree unless specified by the Tree
Warden, Superintendent of Parks or Parks and Recreation Department designee. The finished trees shall have a
symmetrical and aesthetic form with the weight evenly distributed