Tree Removal at Indian River Road and Elbow Road on December 8

Lane closure may mean minor delays for drivers

Thursday, December 06, 2018

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – On Saturday, December 8, the Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation Landscape Management tree team will be removing two trees near the intersection of Indian River Road and Elbow Road in Virginia Beach. The work will require a lane closure starting at 9 a.m. and may take up to five hours to complete. The trees being removed have significant decay and are being taken down in the interest of public safety.

For additional information, contact Landscape Management at 757-385-4461. To learn more about our Urban Tree Canopy and Urban Forest Management Plan, visit

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