The City of San Mateo Tree Division is responsible for the maintenance, protection and renewal of our City’s valuable tree resource.

Trees in Central Park

Our Primary Responsibilities Include:

  • Scheduling contract maintenance including: pruning, removal of dead and hazardous trees, planting, and emergency tree operations.
  • Administering the Protected Trees Ordinance.
  • Assisting with permit applications.
  • Responding to resident concerns about trees in public spaces.