2019 College Avenue Downtown Tree Pruning, Removal & Replacement Project

The City of Fort Collins has confirmed the schedule for the Downtown tree pruning and removal/replacement project, have traffic control approved and underground utilities located.

All trees along College Ave between Laporte Ave and Olive St will be pruned to improve public safety as well as the health of the trees. There are nine tree removals and replacements that will also take place (see map below for a high level visual of their locations – yellow dots are removals).

2019 College Avenue Downtown Tree Pruning, Removal & Replacement Project

Monday, July 22nd

  • College Avenue from E Olive Street to Mountain Avenue
  • Northbound lane closure (include parking spaces) and pedestrian sidewalk detour
  • City of Fort Collins Forestry crews and SavAtree contract crews
  • Start Time: 6:00 a.m. – End Time: 11:00 a.m.
  • Three tree removals, east side of S College Ave
    • 224 S College Ave – Tony’s
    • 152 S College Ave – The Cupboard
    • 120 S College Ave – Old “Bisetti’s Restaurant” (All Sales Vinyl)

Tuesday, July 23rd

  • College Avenue from Mountain Avenue to W Olive Street
  • Southbound lane closure (include parking spaces) and pedestrian sidewalk detour
  • City of Fort Collins Forestry crews and SavAtree contract crews
  • Start Time: 6:00 a.m. – End Time: 11:00 a.m.
  • One tree removal, west side of S College Ave
    • 151 S College Ave or 120 W Oak St – Great Western Bank

Wednesday, July 24th

  • College Avenue from Mountain Avenue to Laporte Avenue
  • Northbound lane closure (include parking spaces) and pedestrian sidewalk detour
  • City of Fort Collins Forestry crews and SavAtree contract crews
  • Start Time: 6:00 a.m. – End Time: 11:00 a.m.

Thursday, July 25th

  • College Avenue from Laporte Avenue to Mountain Avenue
  • Southbound lane closure (include parking spaces) and pedestrian sidewalk detour
  • City of Fort Collins Forestry crews and SavAtree contract crews
  • Start Time: 6:00 a.m. – End Time: 11:00 a.m.

Friday, July 26th

  • College Avenue and Oak Street – Center Medians
  • Northbound and Southbound inside lane closures
  • City of Fort Collins Forestry crews
  • Start Time: 6:00 a.m. – End Time: 11:00 a.m.

Tuesday, July 30th – Three tree removals

  • 204 Walnut Street – Rocket Jones
  • “No Parking” Signs – eight spaces
  • Start: 6:30 am
  • 310 South College Ave on the Olive Street side (two small trees) – Uncommon Apartments
  • “No Parking” Signs – from College Avenue to the alley
  • Start: 7:30 am

Wednesday, July 31st – Two tree removals

  • 200 North College Avenue on the Pine Street side – Crooked Stave
  • “No Parking” Signs – eight spaces
  • Start: 6:30 am
  • 118 North Mason on the Laporte side – Laporte Parking Garage
  • Eastbound lane closure from Mason Street to the alley
  • Start: 8:30 am

Note: If the work crews complete a block before 11:00 a.m. the traffic/pedestrian control plan will be modified to open the travel lane and sidewalk.

 

Map of the 2019 Downtown Tree Removals

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