City of Gardner, MA
Worcester County
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[Adopted 2-5-1945 by Ord. No. 89]
[Amended 8-6-2012 by Ord. No. 1545]
The position of City Forester, also known as the "City Tree Warden," is hereby created.
[Amended 9-17-1979 by Ord. No. 706; 11-18-2013 by Ord. No. 1563]
The City Forester shall be appointed by the Mayor, subject to confirmation by the City Council. He shall hold office for three years from the date of his appointment. He may also be the superintendent for the supervision of gypsy and brown tail moths. The salary of the Forester shall be established in the ordinances designating salaries and wages for the City employees.[1]
Editor's Note: See Ch. 171, Personnel, Arts. XV and XVI.
The City Forester shall have and exercise all the powers and duties conferred and imposed upon tree wardens by MGL c. 87 and amendments thereof.