Since 1999, the City of
The responsibility for tree management has been shifted from Department to
Department and now is assigned the Public Works Department.
Unfortunately, the current budget has only funds for minimal tree maintenance
and current City policies seem not to recognition of the value of
The vision of the Tree Foundation is to bring together experts from various "environmental" fields to assist the City, County, other Public Agencies, utility companies, and property owners with proper the selection and maintenance of trees within the Community.
The Board of Directors of the Stockton Tree Foundation includes individuals with backgrounds in Landscape Architecture, Arboriculture, Biology, Ornamental Horticulture, Planning, Environmental Science as well as members from the community at large.