I received a door tag. What does this mean?

Please note all work performed by the Forestry Section is at no charge

WHITE:
Result of a request or complaint about the terrace tree, tells you the result of the inspection. The yellow dot spray-painted on the street side of the tree signals which tree will be removed.

GOLDEN YELLOW:
We will be pruning your young terrace tree(s) in the near future.

PINK:
Forestry crews will be in your neighborhood performing routine maintenance on street trees.

LIGHT YELLOW:
A new tree was planted. This door tag tells species, watering and other planting information.

GREEN:
The Forestry Specialist has inspected and has assessed your terrace for tree removal or tree replacement.
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