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Before You Plant

Check for power lines before you plant trees or shrubs.

Before you plant a tree or shrub, make sure the location is out of the way of overhead and underground power lines and other utilities. For help locating underground lines in Florida, contact Sunshine State One Call by dialing 811.

To report a power outage using our automated reporting system, call 800-228-8485.

Selecting Trees for Distribution Rights of Way (pdf, 325 KB)
The type of tree or shrub you choose to plant is just as important as where you plant it.

Selecting Trees for Transmission Rights of Way (pdf, 121 KB)
Trees and shrubs planted on transmission rights of way must not exceed 12 feet in height.