Hearing to discuss tree removal on Centervale Park

Thu, 12/05/2013 - 10:30am

In accordance with Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 87, the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will hold a public hearing to discuss the proposed removal of one public shade tree at 11 Centervale Park in Dorchester.

The hearing will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, December 5, in the 3rd floor Conference Room of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department located at 1010 Massachusetts Avenue, Roxbury. The hearing will discuss an application to remove one Linden tree measuring 25 inches dbh (diameter at breast height) at 11 Centervale Park due to an application for a curb cut for a driveway.

The public hearing will be held by the City of Boston Tree Warden (or designee). A final decision regarding the request will be made within two weeks of the hearing. Public testimony will be taken at the hearing, or may be provided prior to the hearing in writing to the Tree Warden, Boston Parks and Recreation Department, 1010 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd floor, Boston, MA 02118 or parks@cityofboston.gov, Attention: 11 Centervale Park Tree Hearing.

For further information, please contact the Tree Warden at (617) 635-7275.