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Free Workshop on Residential Tree Ordinance
Do you know when you need a tree permit and how to apply for one? Join City Arborists to find out about Austin’s Residential Tree Ordinance. Learn how common residential construction projects can trigger the need for a tree permit. Find out how to care for trees to increase your property values and support a healthy environment.
Austin was the first city in Texas to pass a comprehensive tree protection ordinance. Recognizing that trees provide many benefits, this ordinance regulates tree protection during construction, and regulates the impact homeowners & renters can have on trees. Find out the common home improvement projects that could require a tree permit.
Kids activities and snacks provided.