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Urban Forestry Commission Public Hearing on May 19, 2022

The City's Urban Forestry Commission will hold a public hearing on proposed changes to Title 11 Trees.

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Portland Urban Forestry Marks 45 Years as Tree City USA

The Arbor Day Foundation has awarded Portland its 45th Tree City USA Award, 25th Growth Award, and 3rd Tree Cities of the World Award. These programs recognize high achievement in municipal tree programs nationally and globally.

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Holiday Closure Notice: Monday February 21st, 2022

Urban Forestry Holiday Closure on Monday February 21st, 2022

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Holiday Closure Notice: January 17th 2022

Urban Forestry Holiday Closure on Monday January 17th 2022

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Online Tree Permit Applications Unavailable Monday evening, December 20th

*Service is restored as of Tuesday morning 12/21/2021*

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Online Tree Permit Applications Unavailable Tuesday, December 13 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Temporarily unavailable due to system maintenance

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Online Tree Permit Applications Unavailable Monday, December 13 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Temporarily unavailable due to system maintenance

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Online Tree Permit Applications Unavailable Wednesday, December 8th at 5:15 PM - 6:30 PM

Temporarily unavailable due to system maintenance

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Holiday Closure Notice: November 25th and 26th 2021

Urban Forestry Holiday Closure on Thursday, November 25th and Friday November 26th 2021

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11/16/21 Service Level Update: Permitting Delays

Urban Forestry is experiencing an increased volume of permit applications. Turn-around time for permit issuance is extended to approximately 6 weeks from application intake.

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Holiday Closure Notice: November 11th 2021

Urban Forestry Holiday Closure on Thursday, November 11th 2021

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Online Tree Permit Applications Unavailable Friday, October 8th at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Temporarily unavailable due to system maintenance

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Urban Forestry's Newsletter: Tree Bark April 2021 Issue 1

Subscribe to Tree Bark, Urban Forestry's digital newsletter featuring updates about upcoming events, tree regulations, tree giveaways, tree care, and more!

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The Historic Flowering Cherries of the Albina Tree Planting Program

Take a stroll in Portland and you will likely see many beautiful flowering cherry trees, particularly in the Albina District - but who can we thank for these spring beauties?

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Portland Urban Forestry Program Earns Global Recognition

Portland's volunteers put in more hours (over 7000) than any other US city! Urban Forestry is not the only one that noticed your hard work. The Arbor Day Foundation has awarded Portland its 44th Tree City USA Award, 24th Growth Award, and 2nd Tree Cities of the World Award.

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Urban Forestry's Newsletter: Tree Bark February 2021 Issue 2

Subscribe to Tree Bark, Urban Forestry's digital newsletter featuring updates about upcoming events, tree regulations, tree giveaways, tree care, and more!

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Urban Forestry's Newsletter: Tree Bark February 2021 Issue 1

Subscribe to Tree Bark, Urban Forestry's digital newsletter featuring updates about upcoming events, tree regulations, tree giveaways, tree care, and more!

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Tree Bark Newsletter January 2021 Editions Out Now

Typically published twice a month, Urban Forestry's Tree Bark Newsletter now has both January 2021 editions ready to read.

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Portland Treevia!

Ready for a fun night of virtual tree trivia? Join your neighbors and compete with other Tree Teams in the ultimate challenge of urban tree knowledge. Tree enthusiasts of all ages and abilities welcome!

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Urban Forestry Service Level Update

During these challenging times, Portland Parks & Recreation’s Urban Forestry division has an update on how the City of Portland’s trees and tree infrastructure will continue to be managed.

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