1. The City of Northlake’s ongoing efforts to ensure the health, safety and aesthetic value of the parkway trees sometimes requires removal.
  2. The three most common causes for tree removal are infectious disease, structural weakness from decay and tree death.
  3. Tree located on the City’s right-of-way cannot be trimmed or removed without permission from the Public Works Department.
  4. The right-of-way is generally the area 20 feet behind the curb.
  5. For removal of trees on private property, the property owner will need to contact a licensed and insured Arborist/Tree Trimming Service.