Work on Derecho-Damaged Trees in Right of Ways to Begin Monday
Starting Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, cleanup work will begin on derecho-damaged trees in and overhanging the right of way. The contractor is expected to work through December. This work is being completed at no cost to the property owners.
The work will be within the bounds of Front, Zeller, Stewart and Penn streets, with additional work along East Chestnut Street. There will be occasional street closures during the work.
Earlier, city staff identified trees requiring trimming or removal. Trees identified for branch trimming were marked with a ◯ (circle), while trees identified for complete removal were marked with a ✗(cross). Staff is working to make contact with the property owners.