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Commercial Tree Pruner

Commercial Tree Pruner

"Commercial tree pruner" means any person engaging in the commercial business, trade or for hire of cutting, trimming, pruning or removing trees located within the public right-of-way. The commercial tree pruner's application shall be approved and the license issued upon successful completion of the International Society of Arboriculture's certified arborist exam by the licensee (applicant). The licensee shall provide proof to the City of Lewiston forester of successful completion of the certified arborist exam and certification by the International Society of Arboriculture before performing any work within the public right-of-way.

A certificate of liability and property damage insurance executed by a surety authorized to contract business within the State of Idaho, in the minimum amount of $300,000 per occurrence for bodily injury and $100,000 per occurrence for property damage or $300,000 combined single occurrence for both bodily injury and property damage must be provided to the City of Lewiston.

How to Apply

To apply for a Commercial Tree Pruner license, complete and return the following documents:

City Code

For more information about Tree Pruners, see Lewiston City Code Chapter 21, Article X. Tree Pruners.