Specifications include, but are not limited to: The qualified contractor shall perform tree pit care and mulching; bi-weekly watering; and any other incidental work to
provide maintenance to young street trees (5” diameter or less) throughout Providence. A list of tree locations shall be
provided at the preconstruction meeting after the bid has been awarded.
Item #1 Tree Pit Maintenance and Mulching
Work: Under this item the Contractor shall provide all labor and materials necessary to maintain and mulch tree pit areas
once, including debris removal, old mulch removal, weeding, soil cultivation, and all incidental work in accordance with the
specifications of the City Forester.
Item #2 Bi-Weekly Tree Watering
Work: Under this item the Contractor shall do all work necessary to provide water to young street trees once every two
weeks, from June 4 through October 15 (10 waterings), in accordance with the specifications of the City Forester.