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Portland Trees

Call before you cut

phone: (503) 823-TREE (8733)

email: trees@portlandoregon.gov

1900 SW 4th Avenue, Portland, OR 97201

This page will post important announcements from Urban Forestry and service level updates for permits. 


NEW NUISANCE SPECIES ADDED TO LIST

Two trees, the sycamore maple (Acer pseudoplatanus) and the horse chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum) were added to the Nuisance Species List.The nuisance list was updated in the 2016 edition of the Portland Plant List. To see all nuisance and native species, please visit our Resource page.

                                                       sycamore maple

                                                      horse chestnut

ELM TREE PRUNING MORATORIUM

ELM TREE PRUNING MORATORIUM is effective from April 15th - October 15th due to the spread of Dutch Elm Disease (DED).  To find out more about the moratorium, pruning restrictions and proper elm wood disposal procedures, click here.