The City has two arborists on staff, one in Public Works and one in Community Development. 

The Public Works arborist manages the urban forest in the city owned right-of-way and is responsible for publically funded tree planting projects along city roadways and medians.  If you see a damaged or dangerous tree in the right-of-way please report it through See Click Fix ( or by calling 678-297-6200.

The Community Development Arborist reviews tree removal permit applications on private property and completes plan reviews on all private developments. 

More information on tree removal and development permits can be found here: