The following message is from the Lakeshore Planning Council:
You may wish to print out these articles and put them in your files for reference in cases of disputes concerning cutting down trees in our communities.
The first article provides the Appeal Court Ruling and the second (earlier) article by Mark Cullen gives additional background information and the original court ruling which was upheld by the Appeal Court.
Legal battle between neighbours may help protect trees – Nov 22, 2013
Tree Protection Policy
The City of Toronto Tree Protection Policy can be accessed here: