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Winter Weather, Jan. 12-18

The National Weather Service forecasts freezing temperatures in the New Orleans area beginning Friday, Jan. 12 through Thursday, Jan. 18. A mix of very light wintry precipitation is possible in the evening of Tuesday, Jan. 16, but no accumulation is anticipated. Residents and visitors are advised to take precautions during winter weather.

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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu


Tree Work Permit

Location, Business/Individual
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A Tree Maintenance permit is required to do any work on any City tree. The Louisiana licensed arborist must submit a description of the requested work, a copy of their license and an insurance certificate with the City of New Orleans as certificate holder. The permit is free of charge and lasts for 60 days.


  • Free

Required documents/steps

Arborist must submit via fax (504) 658-3227 or email the following documents:

  • Description of work including property address
  • Copy of current Louisiana arborist license
  • Insurance certificate showing the City of New Orleans as certificate holder

Issuing agency

Parks and Parkways

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  • Tree Planting Permit

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Last updated: 11/3/2013 5:48:06 PM

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