Does the city trim or remove trees?

Yes, the City of Bowling Green does trim and remove City trees in the:

  • City parks
  • Green spaces owned by the City
  • Oak Grove Cemetery
  • Rights-of-way

The City does not trim or remove trees on private property unless there is an emergency situation.

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1. Why does the city plant trees under the power lines knowing they will need to be trimmed later?
2. What are the green bags on trees?
3. Can the city arborist look at my trees in yard?
4. Does the city trim or remove trees?
5. Why is the city trimming the trees in the subdivision?
6. Can the city arborist inspect my trees for insect damage or disease?”
7. Who do I call for a tree limb on the power lines?
8. What is the procedure for planting a tree in the tree lawn area?
9. What size of tree can I plant in the tree lawn?