Parks Department Announces Parish Cafe Tree Hearing
The Boston Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting a public hearing to discuss the proposed relocation of one public shade tree at 493 Massachusetts Avenue in the South End.
The hearing will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 8, in the Conference Room of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department located at 1010 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd floor, Roxbury.
The hearing will discuss an application for the proposed relocation of one five-inch dbh (diameter at breast height) elm tree as part of a revised plan for outdoor seating at the Parish Cafe. The tree would be moved up the Tremont Street side of the building away from Massachusetts Avenue.
The public hearing will be held by the City of Boston Tree Warden (or designee), who may accept or deny the application. If you have any questions or comments regarding this hearing, please contact the Boston Parks and Recreation Department at (617) 635-7275 or by submitting written comments to: Boston Parks and Recreation Department, Attn: South End Tree Hearing, 1010 Massachusetts Avenue 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118 no later than 5 p.m. on Friday, May 4. A decision regarding the tree removal will be made within two weeks of the hearing.
For further information, please contact Greg Mosman of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department at (617) 635-7275.