Portland homeowners could have to cut down city’s trees

“This code change could cost property owners like Kathleen Ward, Rita Snodgrass and their neighbors as much as $3,500.

Those Southwest Portland homeowners were shocked when they received notices last year from the Portland Parks & Recreation Bureau’s Urban Forestry ordering them to remove two trees across a small wooded area, down a slope and more than 50 feet away from their Southwest Portland properties.”

Source: Portland homeowners could have to cut down city’s trees | OregonLive.com

Just try to cut those trees down without city permission. It will get you a big fine and a day in court.

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