Our Mission is to improve the quality of life in the greater Redwood City area through a coordinated program of education, outreach, and advocacy for tree planting, maintenance and support.

News and Upcoming Events

CityTrees is busy planning some great projects for 2018. Follow us here or on Facebook for more information. 

If you would like to receive information about CityTrees volunteering opportunities and the work that we do, please visit our Volunteer page to subscribe to our mailing list. Our first planting will be February 24th.

Updates from CityTrees

  • CityTrees in the News! CityTrees' recent work at the Redwood City PAL Community Center on Bay Road was featured in the February 2018 issue of Spectrum magazine. Check it out on Page 15 here
    Posted Mar 18, 2018, 4:10 PM by autumn quinn
  • Chestnut Street Planting - February 24, 2018 On Saturday, February 24th CityTrees planted 7 hornbeam trees (Carpinus betulus) along Chestnut Street and pruned/checked on another 35 trees along Main Street. Thanks go to all the volunteers ...
    Posted Mar 2, 2018, 10:17 AM by autumn quinn
  • CityTrees 2018 Tree Pruning Workshop CityTrees and the Redwood City Public Works Department will be holding our annual Tree Pruning Workshop on Saturday, March 10, from 10AM to 1PM at the Redwood Shores Library, 399 ...
    Posted Feb 10, 2018, 2:25 PM by autumn quinn
  • 2017 Fall Newsletter 2017 was a busy year for CityTrees. Teams of volunteers planted 150 trees to mark Redwood City's Sesquicentennial. In addition, CityTrees launched a Tree Heroes Student Program and a ...
    Posted Jan 11, 2018, 1:25 PM by autumn quinn
  • CityTrees Interview on Pen Voice Recently, CityTrees' Board of Directors President Simms Duncan spoke with Pen Voice host Dani Gasparini about CityTrees and the work we do. Check it out! Pen Voice - 318 - Simms Duncan ...
    Posted Nov 15, 2017, 5:53 PM by autumn quinn
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CityTrees Upcoming Events

Calling all past and present pruning volunteers. Our 2018 Prune & Pub dates have been set. (These activities require training and are only suitable for those who have participated in the past, or have participated in our Pruning Workshop.)

2018 Prune & Pub dates:
Thursday May 17th, 6pm
Thursday June 21st, 6pm
Thursday July 19th, 6pm
Thursday August 23rd, 6pm

(Location information will be provided as we get closer to the date after you sign up via the link below.)

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

CityTrees Pruning at Sequoia High School