Urban Tree Management

The city manages trees on public property including the street rights of ways, parks, greenways and

other city owned or controlled property.

The Parks and Grounds Division is part of the Parks and Recreation Department. We have proudly made the City of New Bern a Tree City USA for 20 consecutive years. Below are on street tree information and recommendations guide, Tree Removal and Replacement Policy and Procedures, and an ordinance on Vegetation for the City of New Bern. 


*         Street Tree Information and Recommendations Guide

*        Tree Removal and Replacement Policy / Procedures

*          Ordinance – Chapter 78 “Vegetation”