Trees are a community asset and an important part of a community’s image, identity and well-being.
The City of Airdrie encourages the expansion and preservation of City trees as outlined in our Urban Forest Policy. Recognizing that all street trees have a life expectancy and will eventually need to be removed and replaced. Trees will only be removed when specific criteria are met.
The City of Airdrie plants replacement trees and shrubs in and around the City on a yearly basis.
Parks staff will looking after the in house planting which consists of planting small trees and shrubs while the larger tree planting requires this work to be contracted out, this is referred to as the contractor planting.