If you really want to read the background, the City's statement on the tree policy is below. The short of it is that if a Lake Oswego home owner wants to cut down a tree on one's own property that has a greater diameter than 5 inches, well then, one must go through the regulatory process, pay fees
No, the government should decide what happens on your property.
0% (0 votes)
No, unless the property owner has a reasonable belief that the tree is a threat to life or other property.
7% (1 vote)
Yes, this is America, and citizens ought to have the right to decide what to do with trees on their own property.
93% (13 votes)
Total votes: 14