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What is Grading?

Any excavating, filling, embanking, clearing, grubbing or agricultural clearing on public or private property, including constructing slopes and facilities incidental to such work.

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The cutting and removal of existing vegetation without disturbance to the soil or surface, or destruction of the root system.

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Removal or destruction of vegetation by disturbing the root system or soil surface. Activity that can range from reshaping a hillside for a new subdivision to terracing a backyard slope.

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