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If a homeowner wishes to remove or trim a tree that is determined to be on city property, they may do so at their own expense with the Tree Warden’s approval. Fill out the form Request for Tree Work on Public Property and send to [email protected] If you have non-emergency questions regarding DTE Energy’s Tree Trimming program, please complete the information below and click “submit” to send us the form electronically.
Please allow business days for a response from our Tree Trim team. This form should not be used to report emergencies such as arcing/sparking wires, trees. The Tree Warden does not handle any trees that are in wires.
2. The City of Shelton Engineering Department determines ownership (City or private). 3. If the tree is on City property, the City of Shelton Tree Warden and homeowner are notified. If the tree is on private property, the homeowner is notified.
Tree Warden The Tree Warden is responsible for trees alongside city streets and public spaces, except for those on state property or under the jurisdiction of a park commission, or those not native to Connecticut that were intentionally planted on city property.
shrubmulching.clubted Reading Time: 3 mins. Hire the Best Tree or Shrub Removal and Trimming Services in Shelton, CT on HomeAdvisor. Compare Homeowner Reviews from 12 Top Shelton Trees and Shrubs Trim or. Laws and Regulations Regarding Connecticut Trees. Below are a few of the key state laws pertaining to trees.
Contrary to what some homeowners believe, the City right of way is not always ten 10 feet from the edge of the pavement, nor do homeowners own all the land between their house and the road.
For the complete listing of laws and regulations relating to trees, please see the Compilation of Connecticut's Tree Laws. Department of Transportation (DOT) CGS Section 13a Removal of trees along state highways. Penalties.