*Please note that native groundcover plants and shrubs will not be offered at the tree sale this year. Native plants will be available at the Burnsville Native Plant Market.
Information on tree species available for sale will be posted in late 2015 or
Tree Sale Tips:
Boulevard Trees Require Permit for Planting
Trees planted within the boulevard/right-of-way on your property (15 feet in from the curb) require a City permit prior to planting. Boulevard tree permits are free and help the City keep track of the City’s boulevard tree population in the wake of the present Emerald Ash Borer threat. A permit is also required for property owners wishing to remove a tree in boulevard/right-of-way. Residents are also reminded to make sure that any contractors hired to perform tree work have been licensed by the City. A list of Burnsville’s licensed tree contractors can be obtained by contacting the city forester.
When considering planting locations within a boulevard area, make sure your tree or shrub WILL NOT: