Urban Forests & Greenspaces

Valuing our forests and parklands by conserving and maintaining them.

Our History

Learn about how our urban forests and greenspace practices have changed over time to address changes and environmental and community considerations. 

Current Initiatives

The Parks & Trees Division is currently developing a strategy to deal with the Emerald Ash Borer and strategies to address new plantings in a changing climate while continuing to plant the same number of trees.

What You Can Do

Learn how to identify pests, maintain trees on your property and plant trees on your own property. Stay involved in the processes for renewing and improving parklands and greenspaces throughout the city.