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Trees & Landscaping Section
1404 Mabury Rd.
San Jose, CA 95133
 
Phone: (408) 794-1901

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Trees & Landscaping
Landscaping
Street Landscape includes the following: 
  • Median islands and roadside landscaped areas maintained by the city.
  • Special Landscape District enhancements.
  • Adopt-A-Street landscape areas maintained by neighborhood volunteers.

Trees
Trees within the City of San José are grouped into the following categories:
  • Street trees in most residential and commercial areas are maintained by the adjacent property owner.
  • Street trees within median islands and roadside landscaped areas are maintained by the city.
  • Trees on public lands, such as parks, trails, libraries, and community centers are maintained by the city.
  • Trees within private property are maintained by the property owner.
  • Heritage trees are maintained by the property owner.

Street tree permits are required to plant, prune or remove street trees. 

Weeds
Weed control for city owned lands and public right-of-way is managed by city staff.