Tree Preservation and Protection

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Before You Take Down That Tree

A permit issued by the Jamestown Tree Warden is required before any pruning, trimming or removal of trees or stumps within the Town's right-of-way. Further, a permit is required for planting a tree within the Town right-of-way. In addition, posting by the Town Tree Warden is required before a permit can be issued for a tree removal. Further, a permit is required for planting a tree within the Town right-of-way. Click here for Terms for Maintenance of Trees on Town Property.

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Other Links and Information :

TreesAreGood:This is a link to a site maintained by the ISA (International Society of Arboriculture). It covers educational and practical information for the general public on tree selection, planting and maintenance. This is a good source of information for a homeowner to review prior to selecting a tree and location or to help determine if they can take on the task themselves or hire a professional.

Tree Preservation and Protection Committee:

Steve Saracino (Tree Warden)

Voting Members
John Collins (Chair Person)
Lois Migneault (Vice Chair)
   Paula Samos

Roger Birn

Mark Girard

Peter Kallman

Elaine Peterson

Non Voting Member
           George Souza (Conservation Commission Liasion)

Ex Officio Members
Chris Costa (Building Official)
Lisa Bryer (Town Planner)
Michael Gray (Public Works Director)

The Committee meets the third Tuesday of each month.