In accordance with City of Madrid Ordinances, there shall be no planting of trees in the City right-of-way. Trees recently damaged and removed from the City parking areas cannot be replanted in those areas. Please see the ordinance below. The entire ordinance can be found on the madridiowa.org website.
6-15-1 DEFINITION. For use in this chapter, “parking” means that part of the street, avenue or highway in the City not covered by sidewalk and lying between the lot line and the curb line; or, on unpaved streets, that part of the street, avenue or highway lying between the lot line and that portion of the street usually traveled by vehicular traffic
6-15-2 PLANTING RESTRICTIONS. No tree shall be planted in any parking or public right-of-way