Weeds are everybody’s responsibility. We can all work together to protect our World Heritage Area and the unique bushland, swamps and waterways of the Blue Mountains
Street tree and vegetation planting enhances the character of individual towns and villages.
Council encourages the planting of trees and shrubs near footpaths and nature strips. There are a few simple rules. These are set out in the Street Tree Planting Guide and the Street Tree Masterplan.
For example, select and position a tree / shrub so that it:
Garden beds or structures placed within the footpath area require approval. Further information is under 'Works in the road reserve'.
Report a dead, dangerous tree on public land and we'll investigate.