The City of Cowansville allows the felling of trees under the following conditions:
The tree is dead or damaged
The tree is affected by a disease or infected by an insect.
The tree is dangerous to the safety of people or damage to property
The City of Cowansville requires the replacement of the felled tree by a plantation within 30 days of its felling with at least one hardwood tree with a minimum height at planting of 2.5 m by a conifer with a minimum height at planting of 1.5 m.