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Tree permits are authorized only to the legal property owner; I am certifying that I am the legal owner of the subject property and tree.
Please provide your preferred telephone number.
Decisions and correspondence will be sent to your email address.
I am certifying that I am the legal property owner of this address.
Please select the variety of your tree. *Note the following tree species are not protected and do not require a permit: Eucalyptus, Acacia, Monterey Pine, Palm, Privet, unless
such tree has been specifically designated a “Heritage Tree” by action of the Planning Commission.
Provide the diameter of your tree (in inches) at breast height (DBH). If your tree is a multiple trunk tree, provide the diameter of all stems measured at 54" above ground.
To your knowledge has your tree been designated as a Heritage Tree by the Planning Commission of the City of Concord?
Provide a statement on the specific reasons for the proposed tree removal.
Provide a plan showing the location of the tree to be removed and the quantity and species of trees to be planted in exchange for removal of a protected tree.
Image 1 of subject tree
Image 2 of subject tree
Image 3 of subject tree
Provide a written narrative from an I.S.A Certified Arborist that includes the following: Arborist name, certification number and company letterhead; the common and scientific name of the tree species; size of tree diameter, height, and crown spread; tree condition in terms of foliage, vigor, and structural integrity; prognosis and life expectancy; location diagram including photos.
By checking I agree and acknowledge this electronic signature is valid and binding in the same force and effect as a handwritten signature.
Upon receipt of all required information the application will be reviewed by the City Arborist. Staff may request additional information from the applicant or Arborist, and a site visit may be required. If the prognosis is deemed urgent or is a life/safety emergency, the City Arborist or designated City staff person has the discretion to approve or modify this process as needed.
Questions regarding the process for obtaining a permit to remove protected trees may be directed to the City Arborist Tyce Dekker at (925) 671-3064. Please allow up to five (5) business days to receive a return response.
Provide conditions of approval (if any) or other information related to status of application.
Provide reasoning for application denial.
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