Scheduled Tree Maintenance Procedures

A chainsaw cutting a tree branch. 

TO HELP AVOID ELECTRIC SERVICE INTERRUPTIONS BPU trims trees in the public right-of-way based on a scheduled growth cycle.
An electric repairman speaking on a two-way radio and holding a clipboard. 

A CUSTOMER FEEDBACK DOOR HANGER is left on the home by ABC Professional Tree Service, Asplundh Tree Experts, or Wright Tree Service.
A tree fallen over a powerline. 
OWNER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR TRIMMING TREES around the service line. BPU can lower the service line before you trim; just ask for our Line Drop Service at 913-573-9535.
Tree branches and leaves around a tree trunk. 

TO NOTIFY YOU THAT TREE TRIMMING IS PLANNED for your neighborhood, BPU must have your correct phone number.
A repairman in a lift fixing a powerline. 

TREE SERVICE COMPANIES CONTRACTED BY BPU ARE RESPONSIBLE for tree debris removal once cycle maintenance trimming is complete.

For tree trimming issues/concerns, please call 913-573-9900.

BPU OFFERS FREE ADVICE
on tree trimming and planting the right tree in the right spot. Just call and leave your name and phone number.

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