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Permits are Required. A permit will be required for the removal of any significant tree in the R-1 zoning district in Bridle Trails.
A significant tree is at least eight inches in diameter, measured four feet above the existing grade.
Prior to cutting or removal of any trees, it is recommended that you contact the Land Use review team to ensure compliance with applicable codes and to discuss permit requirements.
Refer to our Tree Removal page for permit application information. There are also specific tree preservation requirements for the R-1 zone in Bridle Trails. Tree Removal. A variety of rules protect trees in Bellevue. Under certain conditions, residents must obtain a permit to cut or prune trees on their property.
It is illegal to remove, prune or top trees on public property. Removal of any significant tree 8 inches or greater in diameter in the R-1 zoning district in the Bridle Trails area. Cutting and removal of trees and other vegetation, and grinding or removal of stumps (with total excavation and filling of 10 cubic yards or less).
Under certain conditions, residents must obtain a permit to cut or prune trees on their property.
Apply for this permit online at MyBuildingPermit. When entering your Application Information, choose the following. Minor Clearing and Grading: Clearing and grading on a single-family property not combined with a building permit, including landscape changes, construction of rockeries and modular block walls, removal of trees and other vegetation, and removal of any significant tree eight inches or greater in diameter in the R-1 zoning district in the Bridle Trails area and.