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Tree in the Public Right-of-Way

Montgomery County homeowners or residents should not remove; plant; prune or maintain trees in the public right-of-way. Tree removal; planting; pruning or maintenance is the responsibility of the Montgomery County, Department of Transportation for any County-owned right-of-way and the State of Maryland Highway Administration for trees in the State-owned right-of-way.

To request pruning, cutting, removing or similar maintenance, please see the topic entitled "Request to Inspect, Remove or Prune County Tree".

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To speak with a Customer Service Representative, please call 311 during business hours.