Permit Required:

For specimen trees >30 dbh and if cutting more than 5 trees (6″-30″ dbh)  (Generally homeowners are allowed to remove 5 healthy trees/year)  The 5 trees do not include dead, dying, diseased, hazardous. Note understory trees are specimens if >10″.

Specifies

Citizen Tree Information:

http://planningdekalb.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Citizen-Tree-Info.pdf

Fee: none 

Contact

Russell W. Tonning

DeKalb County Arborist

Greg Hubbard

Phone & Fax

404-371-2685

404-687-3949 (fax)