notice: trimming in right of ways
Beginning September 6, 2022 and continuing thereafter:
The City of Washburn will be trimming trees and branches along the right of way in City alleys east of Washington Ave. Per Ordinance 6-4-7, all branches, limbs, and trees will be kept clear of not less than 14 feet along roadways and alleyways. No tree shall be allowed to obstruct public lighting.
Homeowners are advised to remove any plants, trailers, vehicles, garden fencing, etc. from the right of way.
The City will also be adding new gravel and grading alleyways.
Please contact the Director of Public Works with any questions or concerns.