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20.40.010 Purpose.

The purpose of this Chapter is the managing, conserving and enhancing the existing trees located in the parks and public areas owned by the City of Portland and in public rights-of-way, and thereby enhancing the appearance of the City and protecting an important environmental and economic resource for the benefit of the City’s residents and visitors, and for the purpose of assisting property owners and public agencies to improve and maintain trees in a manner consistent with adopted City polices.