Tree Removal Legal Procedures

What if your landscape was turning your life into a Shakespearean tragedy? Shakespeare's Macbeth received a prophecy that he wouldn't be defeated until a forest came right to his castle. He felt quite safe right until he looked outside and saw that the enemy had hidden behind trees and marched right to his gates! You probably don't have an enemy army coming for your head. But your home may be surrounded by a ton of trees. Do you know how to remove them without violating the tree laws of Venice, FL? With our complete guide, you'll be able to take those trees down to size and enjoy the view from your window. Forget the tragedy because your tree drama is going to have a happy ending! Call City Hall When you want to remove a tree, the first thing you should do is make a call. Why? Because it will save you a lot of time to go ahead and contact the city hall or, barring that, a professional landscaper. The main reason to do this is that you are forbidden from cutting down protected trees. What, exactly, are the protected trees you need to worry about? Every county has its own rules and regulations, and the city hall can help you identify if it's safe to remove the tree. While a phone call to the local government doesn't sound fun, it can help protect you from numerous liability issues that may come from removing the "wrong" tree. Examples of...

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