Manatee County Government regulates the planting, removal and preservation of trees in order to protect and enhance valuable natural resources. A tree removal permit is required for Homeowner Association (HOA) common areas, commercial sites and conservation areas. To report illegal tree removal, contact Code Enforcement ator.
Original Manatee County Land Development Code Tree Protection; Sectionsand River Wilderness Covenants (Tree Amendment) and Manatee County Tree Protectionstate: 1.
No person may remove, relocate or otherwise destroy any tree installed upon any Site or otherwise. Generally.
No person may remove, relocate, or otherwise destroy any tree or cause, allow, authorize, or assist in the removal, relocation or destruction of same without first obtaining a tree removal permit from the Department Director.
The application shall be reviewed by the Department Director. B. Nov 06, Steube’s bill would prohibit local governments from regulating the “trimming, removal, or harvesting of tree and timber on private property.” That would nullify dozens of tree.