The Paradise Town Council and the Butte County Board of Supervisors passed ordinances Thursday requiring the removal of hazard trees damaged by the Camp Fire from private property that may fall into public roadways. Property owners may enter the Government Tree Program to have the trees removed by the state at no out of pocket cost. Enrollment in the program requires a Right-of-Entry from. Property owners may also remove hazard trees themselves, but must submit an inspection from so an inspector may verify removal of the hazard trees from the property.


3 Tree ROE Centers open Monday, October 28 at the following locations:


The Community Employment Center, 78 Table Mountain Boulevard, Oroville

8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday


Butte County Library, Paradise Branch, 5922 Clark Road

Monday through Friday 9 am to 5 pm


Butte County Library, Chico Branch, 1108 Sherman Avenue

Tuesday through Thursday 10 am to 6 pm and Friday and Saturday 10 am to 5 pm


Property owners may also call the Tree ROE Center directly at (530) 552-3030 or submit Tree ROEs by email at


The Tree ROE is available for download online at