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.

Donate Today!

Visit our donations page to see how you can help us grow Redwood City's urban forest.

Thank you....

Thank you to the Board of Port Commissioners of the Port Redwood City for your 2019 sponsorship of CityTrees!

News and Updates

CityTrees has had a busy Fall planting season with a Cal Fire/California ReLeaf Grant. Many more events are on the horizon to begin 2020. Follow us here or on Facebook.

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.

CityTrees Reads for Stories from Your Community

CityTrees Awarded $42,000 Environmental Grant to Plant Trees, Fall 2019

CityTrees celebrates Arbor Week 2019 with a PG&E/California ReLeaf Planting

The Return of Native Tree Species to the Redwood Creek Area, Part II

The Return of Native Tree Species to the Redwood Creek Area

(Over) 48 Trees in 48 Hours

Another Successful Summer Prune & Pub Season

CityTrees Upcoming Events

Our events are currently on hold as we Shelter-in-Place, but our Board members are planning behind the scenes for when we are able to get back out there. We hope you are staying healthy and well!

To sign up to volunteer for a posted event, please click on the SignUp.com link below.

Planting Events - TBA

  • Third Saturday of winter/spring months - 9AM-12PM

Summer 2020 Prune & Pub Events have been cancelled

(In the instance where location information is not given, we will provide you the information closer to the date through email after you sign up via the link below. )

CityTrees in the News

Check out our mentions in the local press to see how CityTrees and our volunteers are making a difference in your community!

Hear CityTrees' Treasurer David Grabel speak about CityTrees on PenVoice

CityTrees Celebrates Arbor Week 2019 with a PG&E/California ReLeaf grant

Why do we do what we do, and why are we so passionate about street trees?

This video breaks down some pretty good reasons for growing our urban canopy.

About CityTrees

CityTrees is a volunteer group, formed in May of 2000, to promote and support urban forestry efforts in Redwood City. CityTrees works with the City of Redwood City Public Works Department to plant and maintain trees along Redwood City’s streets, at schools, and on other publicly owned property. Since forming, CityTrees has planted 3,453 trees in the greater Redwood City area.