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20.42.110 Notice of Tree Cutting Permit.

A. An applicant for a tree cutting permit shall post notice on the property in a location clearly visible from the street nearest the tree. The notice shall state that a tree cutting permit is pending for trees on the property marked by a yellow plastic tagging tape, shall include the date of posting, and shall state that the tree cutting permits can be appealed within 14 days of the date of posting by filing a written notice of intent to appeal with the Urban Forester. The applicant shall mark each tree proposed to be cut by tying or attaching yellow plastic tagging tape around the trunk of the tree at 4.5 feet above ground level. The applicant shall file an affidavit of posting and marking once the property has been posted and the trees have been marked pursuant to this section. The tree cutting permit shall not be issued for fourteen days from the date of filing of the affidavit of marking to allow for appeal. The applicant shall maintain the posting and marking for the full fourteen days.

B. The Urban Forester will send a copy of the affidavit of posting and marking to the office of the affected Neighborhood Coalition.