PUBLIC NOTICE SHRUB AND PLANT REMOVAL TOWN OF RHINEBECK CEMETERY

The Town of Rhinebeck Cemetery is enforcing its rule to “restrict the planting of shrubs and trees and to remove any shrub or tree deemed dangerous to the public or encroaching on adjoining plots. No shrubs, perennials, bushes, evergreens, or other trees shall be planted or grown on a plot except as maintained by the plot owner and in a spot approved by the Custodian. Flowers or annuals are permitted provided they are placed only at the head of a grave and within 18 inches of the monument stone.” Plantings may be removed by plot owners/family caretakers of plots prior to April 15, 2014.  After April 15th, the cemetery custodian will remove all remaining plantings not in keeping with this rule.