The following is a release from the Boston Parks and Recreation Department. It has not been edited.
The Boston Parks and Recreation Department will host a public hearing to discuss the proposed removal of one public shade tree at 44 Rutherford Avenue in Charlestown.
The hearing will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, September 6, in the 3rd floor Conference Room of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department located at 1010 Massachusetts Avenue, Roxbury.
The hearing will discuss an application for removal of one red maple tree measuring 8 inches dbh (diameter at breast height) due to a construction project at 44 Rutherford Avenue.
The public hearing will be held by the City of Boston Tree Warden (or designee) who may accept or deny the application. If you have any questions or comments regarding this hearing, please contact the Boston Parks and Recreation Department at (617) 635-7275 or by submitting written comments to: Boston Parks and Recreation Department, Attn: Charlestown Tree Hearing, 1010 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118 no later than 5 p.m. on Tuesday, September 4. A decision regarding the request will be made within two weeks of the hearing.
For further information, please contact Greg Mosman of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department at (617) 635-7275.