For Immediate Release
February 18, 2014
Parks and Recreation
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In accordance with Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 87, the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will hold a public hearing on Thursday, March 6, to discuss the proposed removal of one public shade tree at 1480-1486 Tremont Street in Mission Hill.
The hearing will be held at 10 a.m. 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 sophora tree measuring 3 inches dbh (diameter at breast height) at 1480-1486 Tremont Street due to a development project.
The public hearing will be held by the City of Boston’s Tree Warden (or designee). 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 by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with “Mission Hill 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.