Town Forester Services

Town of Erie Forestry personnel manage and maintain the health, structure, and appearance of trees located on Town-owned and maintained properties. Forestry personnel provides the following services:

  • Perform tree selection and planting, removal, watering, fertilization, and preservation operations.
  • Diagnose, monitor, and treat insect and disease problems.
  • Perform pruning regimen including structural pruning; hazard abatement; restoration; and crown cleaning, thinning, raising, and reduction.
  • Conduct and document routine tree risk assessments.
  • Maintain tree inventory program.
  • Coordinate public outreach efforts including performing tree consultation services to Town residents, Home Owners Associations, and developers; develop and instruct educational seminars and demonstrations; organize and plan community planting events, special events, and Arbor Day festivities.                                

Residents who are interested in a tree consultation can begin the process by emailing photos and a description of their concerns to

  • Coordinate and supervise tree contractors to ensure adherence to town standards and specifications.
  • Review development landscape plans.
  • Enforce town municipal code for tree related violations.
  • Administer arborist licensing and tree work permits.
  • Coordinate with Tree board to meet urban forestry needs.

Contact Us

  1. Patrick Plummer

    Town Forester
    Ph:  303-926-2892
    Fx:  303-665-9420

    Tasha Reynolds

    Administrative Specialist - Parks
    Ph: 303-926-2887

    Jordan Borowski

    Administrative Clerk -Parks
    Ph: 303-926-2725

    Email Parks Administration

    150 Bonnell Avenue
    P.O. Box 750
    Erie, CO  80516

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