PERMISSION TO ENTER
Door Hanger Notice of Hazardous Tree Identification
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Caltrans is identifying and marking dead and dying hazardous trees that could impact the safety of the traveling public along the state highway. Some of these trees could fall toward the roadway from private property, blocking traffic or causing injury and damage.
Permission To Enter
Caltrans will remove dead and dying, hazardous trees from public and private property that could impact the safety of the traveling public along the state highway, at no cost to the property owner. However, written consent is required prior to performing the tree removal work outside of the state highway right-of-way.
If you have received a Caltrans “Permit to Enter” request in the mail, Sign in ink and mail the “Permit to Enter” form to the Caltrans District Office address indicated on the letter.
For quicker form completion, have this information handy:
APN (Assessor’s Parcel Number) can be found on your property tax bill
PIN located on the top of the Caltrans letter
Contact Us to talk to a Caltrans RW Agent if you need help.
- Tree Mortality Task Force
The Tree Mortality Task Force is comprised of state and federal agencies, local governments, utilities, and various stakeholders that will coordinate emergency protective actions, and monitor ongoing conditions to address the vast tree mortality resulting from four years of unprecedented drought and the resulting bark beetle infestations across large regions of the State.
- Office of Governor Edmund G. Brown
- CA Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CALFIRE)
- Governor's Office of Emergency Services (CAL OES)
Public Education & Workshops
- Upcoming workshops will be added soon.