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20.42.040 Tree Cutting Without Permits Prohibited.

A. No person shall cut a tree on regulated property without first obtaining a tree cutting permit from the City pursuant to this Chapter.

B. No person shall cut a tree on unregulated property without a permit if a permit is required by PCC 20.42.050.

C. In any action under this Chapter or to enforce the provisions of this Chapter, the property owner has the burden to prove that the criteria for granting a permit are satisfied or that cutting is allowed without a permit.