Utility Line Tree Trimming Education Forum
Posted: January 10, 2017
The City of Columbia and SCE&G will hold a public education session on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at City Hall (third floor, Council chambers) located at 1737 Main Street, to discuss upcoming tree trimming activities near utility distribution lines.
Citizens are encouraged to attend this information session to learn more about tree trimming that will be completed in 2017.
Topics covered will include:
- Purpose and Guidelines for Utility Pruning
- ANSI Standards
- Grand Trees
- Protection of Trees
- Columbia’s Aging Tree Canopy
Representatives from the City of Columbia and SCE&G will provide educational materials and be available to answer any questions about proper pruning techniques and upcoming activities.
For additional information, please contact the Forestry and Beautification Division of the City of Columbia at 803-545-3860.