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Trees on private property that have branches extending over sidewalks (such as here on Bristol Ferry Road) could be subject to a proposed new tree ordinance.

Portsmouth wants hazardous trees trimmed

Portsmouth wants hazardous trees trimmed

PORTSMOUTH — If you’ve got a tree with branches that overhang public property, you might want to get out those pruners. A proposed ordinance places the responsibility of trimming or removing trees that pose a potential danger to the public squarely on the owner of the property where the tree is located. The proposed Private

Matt Picciandra of Tree Tech uses a Wacker to remove an arborvitae that had been cut down along the south side of the Portsmouth High School tennis courts Friday morning.

Tree removal at Portsmouth High rankles some

PORTSMOUTH — Town Council member David Gleason had just left an Arbor Day event to celebrate the planting of a tree at one school only to find a whole row of them ripped out at another. Last week a subcontractor began removing the tall American arborvitae surrounding the Portsmouth High School tennis courts as part of

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