Tree Warden

John Furno

The responsibility of the tree warden is to oversee the maintenance and or removal of public shade trees, protecting the trees and protecting the public from any hazardous trees.

For detailed information regarding public shade trees please refer to Massachusetts General Law Chapter 87.

April 22, 2020

Recently the Douglas Tree Warden granted permission to National Grid to prune or remove public shade trees within the town.  Below is a PDF of the approval along with the complete list of trees.

Public Shade Trees to be Removed by National Grid