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Tree Mitigation fee total on back of this sheet Village of Riverwoods Please submit completed form to [email protected] and attach pictures of the tree(s) you are requesting to be removed. If you are a Thorngate resident, please submit your HOA authorization letter which is necessary for any tree removal.
TREE REMOVAL INFO (Filled Out by Applicant) Addt'l space on Back. Applicant Certification: I certify that the above information is correct andMake Checks Payable to the rascal grinds stumps of Riverwoods" Approved By Village Ecologist or Forester Date: Condition of Trees: 1-Excellent, 2-Good, 3-Fair, 4-Average, 5-Poor, 6-Dead.
Jan 01, Welcome to the Village of Riverwoods. This place is like nowhere else. We have the largest collection of private residences in a woodlands preservation setting anywhere on the North Shore.
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Pair that with miles of bikes paths, woods packed with hundred year-old trees and a rich natural environment on the ground below, and you’ll see why there. Village Code as the Riverwoods Tree Preservation Ordinance; and. WHEREAS, the President and Board of Trustees of the Village adopted Ordinance No.which w5 as codified in the Riverwoods Village Code as the Riverwoods Woodland Protection Ordinance; and. WHEREAS, the Plan Commission of the Village held a public hearing on January.
A. The Village policy is to discourage the removal of native trees for frivolous reasons. A tree removal permit will be issued for removal of a native tree when made necessary by construction, additions or property improvements or repairs within the building envelope allowed on the parcel in question.
Village Ecology. The Village of Riverwoods was born out of an idea by Edward Ryerson to offer residents the experience of living in a unique woodland setting. The woodlands in the Village remain a treasured community asset requiring their preservation and management.
In the spirit of remaining consistent with Ryerson’s vision, the Village has enacted a Tree/Woodland Protection Ordinance and developed an Ecological Cost-Sharing Program aimed at preserving the woodlands. An Ecological Consultation and approval from the Village Ecologist is required prior to applying for the Native Tree & Shrub Planting Program.
Canopy & subcanopy thinning and/or invasive shrub removal may also be required before planting native trees & shrubs to promote survival. Apr 14, To remove any tree on your Riverwoods property, you need a tree removal permit, which will be reviewed by Village Ecologist, Steve Zimmerman.
Tree removal is free for hazardous or ecologically undesirable trees! Click here to access the tree removal permit: treeclean.bar: Portwine Rd, Riverwoods,IL.
A. No person shall cause or permit any removal of protected woodland on any parcel in the Village, unless the person has obtained a woodland removal permit from the Village. The purpose of this provision is to ensure that the removal does not violate the allowable reduction in protected woodland on such owner's land.