Urban Forestry

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The division of Urban Forestry is responsible for the management, planting, replacement and maintenance of all shade and ornamental trees growing in public parks, open spaces, along right-of-ways, and in the cemetery.

The Parks Maintenance and Public Works crews are responsible for the regular pruning of public trees and the removal of dead, diseased, or hazardous trees along city streets and boulevards. The Urban Forestry division is responsible for the maintenance and replacement of these trees.


Explore this page to learn more about native trees, the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), and the city’s tree planting initiatives, among other in-tree-guing information!

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