Specifications include, but are not limited to: removal and pruning of public
trees, or those trees impacting public space; planting of new trees; and stump grinding ; Additionally, this service contract includes emergency activation
and storm response for tree removal and emergency mitigation services. ; Trees that are removed shall be cut to within three (3) inches of the ground when
required and able ; If root ball removal is required, the Contractor shall fill any holes resulting from
the removal of root balls with topsoil to the level of the adjoining grade.
2. The topsoil shall be of enough quality to support grass cover and contain no
debris (glass, sawdust, road base, rocks, etc.). ; Branches which rub and abrade a more important branch.
(b) Branches forming multiple leaders in a single leader type tree.
(c) Sprout or sucker growth to a minimum height of eight (8) feet above
(d) Exceptions are allowed for young trees, which would be irreparably
damaged by such pruning action.