Tree Zone

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In 2020, the City of Rochester established a Tree Committee. 

The Tree Committee is focused on working with our youth and local residents to educate them as to the value of the urban canopy both on a personal/health and economic/property value basis. 

The committee is comprised of 3 City Council Members, 2 Rochester residents, and 1 City Employee:

To learn more about a Tree Committee member, click on a name above!

Native Trees (1)
Find More Tree Facts HERE!

Resources for Kids

Downloadable Coloring Pages

Click here to to be directed to the Arbor Day Foundation website for access to downloadable coloring pages!

Check out Carly's Kids Corner for activity sheets, digital games, and informative resources on all things TREES!

Did You Know?

  • Rochester is a recognized Tree City and has been for the past 7 years! 

To learn more about Tree City USA, click here.

  • Arbor Day actually began back in the 1870s in Nebraska!

Click here to learn more about the history of Arbor Day.

Looking for an outdoor challenge? Take a stroll through Memorial Grove Park and see how many tree species you can identify!
Tree Removal
To view the City of Rochester's current tree ordinance, please click here.