9-38-2Municipal power to preserve trees and inclose public ground.

Every municipality shall have power to plant and provide for the care and preservation of trees upon public grounds and along the streets and to inclose any public ground.

Source: PolC 1877, ch 24, § 22, subdiv 15; CL 1887, § 1043, subdiv 15; SL 1890, ch 37, art V, § 1, subdiv 8 to 10, 44; RPolC 1903, § 1229, subdiv 8 to 10; RPolC 1903, § 1438, subdiv 15; SL 1913, ch 119, § 53, subdiv 8 to 10, 44; RC 1919, § 6169 (11); SDC 1939, § 45.0201 (99).