Work Orders

Did You Know?

  • The City of Southfield removed over 2000 Insect ridden Ash trees due to Emerald ash borer over the past 4 years on public property.

  • There are an estimated 2000-3000 ash trees still remaining on private property in a dead or dying condition.

  • The City of Southfield has planted approximately 800 new trees in the last 7 years.

  • The City of Southfield has been a Tree City U.S. A. for the past 21 years.
The forestry division will maintain a work order system on all resident requested tree work. It is very important that when you contact the office that along with your request or concern you leave your complete name and address and a telephone number where you can be contacted during normal working hours. This is to:
  1. assist us with verifying your particular tree location
  2. follow up with any further inquiries.