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Development Services

From Concept to Construction

Phone: 503-823-7300

Email: bds@portlandoregon.gov

1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

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Trees/Vegetation Concerns

DESCRIPTION OF VIOLATION TYPE OF VIOLATION WHICH BUREAU RESPONDS BUREAU CONTACT
Bushes/trees/vegetation encroaching into right-of-way Nuisance Code Bureau of Development Services (503) 823-CODE (2633)
Dead or dying trees on private property Nuisance Code Bureau of Development Services

(503) 823-CODE (2633)

Note that a report is required from a certified arborist regarding the condition of the tree.

Low tree limbs over adjacent street/sidewalk from private property trees Nuisance Code Bureau of Development Services (503) 823-CODE (2633)
Low tree limbs over adjacent street/sidewalk from public property trees   Urban Forestry

(503) 823-TREE (8733)

Tree cutting or other vegetation removal in an environmental zone Zoning Bureau of Development Services (503) 823-CODE (2633)
Tree removal on private property    Urban Forestry (503) 823-TREE (8733)
Damage or removal of a tree to be preserved during development    Urban Forestry (503) 823-TREE (8733)