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13.40.040 Street Tree Planting

(a) Designation of Street Tree Species. The Director shall designate those tree species existing or hereafter planted in the City which are not infested with pests or disease, or hazardous to the public health and safety or dangerous to public improvements and utilities as official Street Trees species.

(b) The Director shall prepare and submit to the Commission for approval and adoption, a comprehensive master plan of Street Trees for all Streets of the City where planting areas are available and provided for trees. The plan may be revised from time to time and shall be reviewed regularly. In accordance with the plan, the Director shall proceed each year to plant or remove and replace trees to the extent that funds are made available by the City Council or otherwise exist in the tree planting fund.