Free Workshops - learn about the Lake Oswego’s tree code and invasive plant removal

Posted Wed, 07/17/2013 - 8:58am

The City is pleased to offer a series of Urban and Community Forestry Workshops for the seventh consecutive year. Come learn about Lake Oswego’s tree code and invasive plant removal at these upcoming workshops:

Understanding the Tree Code: Tree Removal and Protection
Thursday, July 18, 2013, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Learn about the City’s tree code requirements for tree protection and tree removal permits with Planning Department staff. An ISA Certified Arborist will also be there to talk about tree protection during construction. This workshop includes an indoor presentation and outdoor demonstration.

Invasive Plants & Trees
Saturday, August 10, 2013, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Does invasive plant removal seem overwhelming in your yard or neighborhood open space? Join Planning and Parks Department staff to learn which species are known to be invasive locally, and techniques for proper removal and replacement.

All workshops are FREE and open to the public with pre-registration.

Please call 503-635-0290 to register. Workshops will be held at the West End Building, 4101 Kruse Way. For more information, visit or email Urban and Community Forestry.

West End Building
4101 Kruse Way
Lake Oswego, OR 97034