Minimum Tree Requirements

treecityTrees must be a minimum of two and one half (2-½) inches DBH and ten (10) feet tall at time of planting. At least one tree shall be planted as a street tree a maximum of ten (10) feet and a minimum of five (5) feet inside the front property line. All properties requesting development approval must meet the minimum Approved Tree requirements based on lot size:

Lot Area (sq. ft)  Minimum # of Trees 
Less than 6,000  2
6,000 - 10,000   
10,000 - 16,000 
16,000 - 20,000 
Over 20,000