The City of Ypsilanti has participated in Arbor Day's Tree City USA program since 2004. The City has been recognized for practicing higher levels of tree management in our community.
Annual participation as a Tree City community provides the opportunity to educate people who care about the City of Ypsilanti on the value of tree resources and the importance of sustainable tree management. Conservation and the environment are an important part of life in the City of Ypsilanti. The City encourages residents to care for new and existing trees on private property.
For more information about the public trees in the City, including tree maintenance and planting guidelines, please visit our Tree Maintenance page.