To maintain the health of our trees and environment, we will remove trees that are dead, diseased, severely damaged or pose a risk to public safety. We will only remove trees that are on city property. To determine the ownership of a tree, contact the Forestry Department.
City trees include:
- trees in city parks
- street trees located between the curb and sidewalk
Report a Down or Damaged TreeTo report a tree call 240-314-8700 on weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. For reports made after hours, call 240-314-8900.
Trees on Electrical LinesElectrical lines are maintained by Pepco. If a tree is on an electrical line, call Pepco's emergency line at 1-877-737-2662.
Rockville, MD 20850
7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Historic District or HOA Tree Removal
A tree removal permit is required for trees on historic and HOA properties. Tree removal on private HOA property is determined by the HOA.
Trees on Private Property
If a tree is on private property and at risk for damaging your property or a risk for public safety, call Code Enforcement at 240-314-8330.