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Urban Forestry (Trees)

Trees overhanging power lines: Please contact Xcel Energy at 1-800-895-4999 to report. More info.

The City has launched the Arvada Tree Campaign, celebrating the role trees play in supporting our vibrant community and ecosystems, as well as raising awareness of the impacts of Emerald Ash Borer on trees in Arvada. 

Trees are a major part of the City’s infrastructure, providing beauty, while supporting vital ecosystems. More than 14,000 trees on City of Arvada property have been inventoried by the City's Forestry Team. This number represents all the trees planted in Parks, Athletic Fields, City Facilities, roadways, and many of the trees located in our Open Space Areas. Learn more about trees in Arvada by visiting the following webpages:

Trees on City Property

Our goal is to help promote and preserve Arvada's urban forest. Learn about the City's approach to the general care, planting and removal of tree on City property.

 

 

Homeowner Tips for Tree Care

The financial, aesthetic and environmental benefits of trees cannot be overstated. Knowing how to care for them ensures you receive the benefits. Learn more.

Emerald Ash Borer

For resources regarding EAB in Arvada, visit  Emerald Ash Borer.

Plant-A-Tree Program

For information regarding the City's Plant-a-Tree program, visit arvada.org/plant-a-tree-program. (The Plant-A-Tree program runs from the beginning of May through the end of September.)

Trees Across Arvada

Each year the City of Arvada partners with the Colorado Tree Coalition's Trees Across Arvada Program to bring tree saplings to Arvada residents at a reduced cost. Learn more at arvada.org/trees-across-arvada-program.

Arbor Day Tree Planting

For 35 consecutive years, the City parks team and Peck Elementary students have planted trees together, and for 30 years, the City has received the Tree City USA Award. Learn more at arvada.org/arbor-day-tree-planting.

Contact

Parks Maintenance 720-898-7410 or request information/service regarding City trees through Ask Arvada.