The City of Aurora Forestry Division cares for Aurora's urban forest, which includes city street trees and public trees in parks, medians and open spaces. Call us today at 303-739-7177.
Free Loader Days are back! You bring your pick-up truck or open trailer, we will load it with mulch!
2016 Saturdays: April 23, May 7, June 25, July 23, Aug 27 from 8 a.m. - 12 Noon or while supplies last.
The city's mulch pile is located at 14201 E. Hampden Avenue, outside the water treatment facility just off of Dawson St. on the west side.
The pile is outside and accessible 24/7. Bring your own containers, shovel or pitch fork to load your mulch - or come to a Free Loader Saturday!
Emerald Ash Borer
The emerald ash borer (EAB) insect is an invasive tree pest that was found in Boulder, CO in September, 2013. It has not been found anywhere in Aurora at this time, but it is expected to spread. Over the next decade, EAB has the potential to destroy more of Aurora's urban forest than any other disease or pest in history.
See the updated Grid Pruning Map to track the Forestry crew's progress on scheduled maintenance for all City Street Trees.
Learn more about Licensed Arborists.
The Forestry Division employs trained, professional arborists who are able to identify and diagnose problems with trees. If you notice a problem on a City street tree, or have questions about trees in your private landscape, please call the Forestry Division at 303-739-7177. If necessary, an inspector will visit the site to assess the problem and make recommendations for correction or treatment.
Phone: (303) 739-7177 Email: Trees@auroragov.org