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Notice of Public Hearing Removal of Shade Trees

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https://cambridgema.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_fhDbTbaVQnS4Vtea8i36Pw

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Dave Lefcourt
dlefcourt@cambridgema.gov
617-349-4800

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NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING

Removal of Public Shade Trees

City of Cambridge, Department of Public Works

Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 87, Sections 3 and 4, a public hearing will be held on Wednesday, May 5th, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. on a Zoom webinar to consider the removal of the following public tree(s):

  1. 110 Cambridge Street – Removal of 2 zelkova trees (5.5” & 6.4” dbh) due to streetscape improvements. Location will be replanted.
  2. 125 Cambridge Street (in front of old Lechmere T Station) - Removal of 3 pear trees (4”, 4.7”, & 6.2” dbh) due to streetscape improvements. Location will be replanted.
  3. 125 Cambridge Street (near Monsignor O’Brien Hwy) – Removal of 4.5” dbh elm tree due to streetscape improvements. Location will be replanted.

Register in advance for this webinar:

https://cambridgema.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_fhDbTbaVQnS4Vtea8i36Pw

The tree(s) identified above have been posted for public inspection.  Any objections to their removal must be submitted in writing to the City Arborist, prior to or during the hearing.  The mailing address for the City Arborist is Department of Public Works, City of Cambridge, 147 Hampshire Street, Cambridge, MA 02139; phone:  617-349-6433 email: cambridgetree@cambridgema.gov

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