The city maintains the public shade trees within the city right of way.
Citizens that wish to have a public shade tree removed from the city right of way may submit a request here.
A tree hearing will be scheduled and any abutters may express their concerns or objections at this time. The city reserves to right not to remove any trees that are healthy and pose no danger of the general public.
Tree hearings are held in the Engineering Conference Room in the lower level of City Hall.
The city also offers to it’s residents, a street tree planting program whereby, residents may request that the city install a public shade tree near their property within the public right of way.
The Highway Department is responsible for the maintenance of Woburn’s public ways.