[HISTORY: Article I adopted by the Special Town Meeting 11-12-1974 by Art. 2 as Art. IX, Sec. 3, of the 1975 Bylaws; Article II adopted by the Special Town Meeting 11-12-1974 by Art. 2 as Art. XVII of the 1975 Bylaws. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I Trimming
Article II Fastening of Items to Trees
[Adopted STM 11-12-1974 by Art. 2 as Art. IX, Sec. 3, of the 1975 Bylaws]
No person shall cut, prune or trim any trees, shrubs or plants within the limits of any public way, park or other public property, whether for the purpose of erecting poles and wires thereon or otherwise, without the consent in each instance of the Tree Warden, or on any private property without the consent of the owner thereof.
Any person violating any of the provisions of this Article shall be fined not more than twenty dollars ($20.) for each offense.
[Adopted STM 11-12-1974 by Art. 2 as Art. XVII of the 1975 Bylaws]
No person shall tie or fasten any horse, cattle or team to any of the trees in the public ways of the town, nor drive into the same any nails, spikes, hooks or clasps, nor affix any billboards or other signs thereto without first obtaining a permit from the Selectmen or the Chief of Police acting under authority given by the Selectmen.