Volunteers can water and mulch street trees, cultivate the soil, plant flowers in.
Street Tree Planting Requirements for New Buildings All new buildings and all enlargements exceeding 20 percent of the floor area must provide one new street tree for every 25 feet of building road frontage.
These requirements must be satisfied for the builder to obtain a Certificate of Occupancy from the Department of Buildings (DOB).File Size: 2MB. TREE PLANTING GUIDELINES Street trees are important to our quality of life in the city. They are living elements of our street infrastructure. Located in the public right-of-way, they provide cooling shade, cleaner air, and more beautiful urban streetscapes.
Trees confer important esthetic and ecological benefits to City residents as bushmulching.bar Size: KB. You can get a free tree to plant on your private property within the five boroughs from a Community Tree Giveaway. These trees must be planted in a yard. They cannot be planted in a container, on a rooftop, or along the street. The New York Restoration Project provides the trees for the giveaways.
Group 16) would be subject to a lesser street tree planting requirement: one tree would be required for every 25 feet of the street frontage of the zoning lot excluding any permitted curb cuts. Standards for street tree planting are set by DPR. This content is archived material, is no longer maintained and is provided solely for informational bushmulching.bar Size: 78KB. Caring for Street Trees.
We are responsible for the care and maintenance of street trees. For the first two years after a tree has been planted, our planting contractors are responsible for all basic tree care services including watering, weeding, replacing missing soil, and conducting minor pruning and replacement, if necessary.
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Bare root trees should be planted within a few days of shipment to help ensure survival. Keep roots moist and cool until planting time - plants may be kept in a fridge if they fit. Remove all packing materials and soak the tree roots in water before planting. Dig a hole wider than the roots so they may spread without crowding. trees to maintain proper clearance from electrical wires.
This may result in the tree having an unnatural appearance. Trees that grow over 60 feet in height Use large types of trees here, but plant them at least 35 feet away from the house. Trees that grow less than 25 feet in height This zone ends 25 feet away from electric utility wires. Jun 12, A. As falling trees or limbs into transmission lines are a primary source of tree-caused power failures, below are guidelines for tree planting and height clearances from the center of the utility right-of-ways: Trees planted 30 feet to 60 feet from transmission line right-of.