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   Tree Management
Hand with tree sapling City Utilities actively protects and enhances the urban forest we all enjoy.

Find out how you can do your part by planning your landscaping to coexist comfortably with the utility facilities in your area.

Tree Management
Plant the right tree in the right place Trees and utility service lines are integral components of every community. By necessity, they must co-exist in close proximity, and each in its own way is essential to our high standard of living.

Overgrown and fallen tree limbs are the leading cause of power outages during storms. Our tree maintenance program helps ensure safe, reliable service for you and your neighbors by carefully trimming branches that may interfere with power lines.

We perform tree trimming to create minimum distances between electric lines and the surrounding trees. You can help by choosing the right tree for the right place.

Where is Tree Trimming Happening?
Tree Trimming Map Curious where CU is trimming trees? We have an interactive map available for you to view.

Additional Tree Management Information
"Your Lights Can Go Out on a Limb" Video
To learn more about proper tree planting, trimming, and how to avoid power outages, watch CU's new video, "Your Lights Can Go Out on a Limb".


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Useful Links
Tree Line USA Tree Line USA
CU has been recognized as a Tree Line USA utility since 1994. The Arbor Day Foundation™ Tree Line USA program promotes the dual goals of dependable utility service and abundant, healthy trees in America's communities.

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