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Tree Removal Hearing: Charlestown

In accordance with Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 87, the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will hold a virtual public hearing on Thursday, December 7, at 10 a.m. on a request to remove two public shade trees in Charlestown.

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    The request is for the removal of two Honey Locust trees measuring 2.5 inches and 3 inches dbh (diameter at breast height) at 30 Park Street in order to construct a raised planter and install three new trees.

    The hearing will be held by the City of Boston’s Tree Warden (or designee).  Please note that the hearing will be a virtual meeting via ZOOM.  The information for the ZOOM hearing is as follows:

    Join the meeting

    To participate by phone: 1-646-558-8656

    Webinar ID: 850 0095 1356

    Public comments, questions or objections to the removal of these trees must be submitted in writing prior to or during the hearing to the Tree Warden, Boston Parks and Recreation Department, 1010 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd floor, Roxbury, MA 02118 or by emailing with “Charlestown Tree Hearing” in the subject line.

    A final decision regarding the request will be made within two weeks of the hearing.  For further information, please contact the Tree Warden at 617-635-7275.

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