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.
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 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 an 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 (subject to change with the County's Shelter-in-Place orders)
- Thursday, June 25th
- Thursday, July 16th
- Thursday, August 20th
(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. )
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.
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.