The Forestry Asset Section is managed by the City Forester. This section of the Field Operations Division is charged with the maintenance and upkeep of the City’s urban forest, which contains approximately 40,000 trees found along major and neighborhood roadways and city parks.
Neighborhood street trees – the backbone of Novi’s Urban Forest – Source Credit: Google Maps
The Forestry Asset Section is busy year-round providing services to Novi residents. Those services include:
- Pruning public street trees
- Planting new street and park trees
- Removing trees along roadways and non-motorized pathways
- Removing stumps from along roadways and parks
If you have forestry inquires, The Department of Public Works can be contacted Monday-Friday 7:30am - 4:30pm at 248-735-5640.
If emergency service is required on trees found in the right-of-way (ROW), please contact the Novi Police Department at 248-348-7100.