Tree Rebate Program

Formerly the 'Tree Certificate Lottery Program', the new rebate program allows residents to receive up to a $150.00 utility bill credit with proof of a qualifying tree purchase!

Qualify for a Rebate

To qualify for a rebate, you must meet all of the following requirements:

  • Applicant must be a Town of Erie utilities customer with a current, non-delinquent account.
  • Must be purchased during one of two optimal planting periods
    • Spring: March 1 - June 15
    • Fall: Sept. 1 - Oct. 31
  • Must be purchased from one of five approved nurseries (see table below) for planting at a Town of Erie service address.
  • Must be one of the approved trees from the Approved Tree Species.
    • Excluding ash and dwarf varieties or trees with an expected mature height of less than 12 feet. 
    • Deciduous trees must be 1.5-inch caliper or greater.
    • Evergreens must be at least 6 feet tall.
  • Resident will call 811 Notification Center of Colorado to request a free locate of underground utilities prior to digging.
  • Resident will plant/or contract the planting of the tree in accordance with the Town of Erie Tree Planting Specifications.
  • Resident will not plant tree in the right of way area without a tree work permit obtained from the Parks Division.
  • Resident accepts all planting and ongoing care of the tree.

Apply for a Rebate:

Applications are now sustainable! Before you get started, gather your utility billing account number; 811 confirmation code and receipts with purchase date; tree species purchased; and right of way permit application number if applicable.

LIMIT ONE TREE REBATE PER YEAR, PER HOUSEHOLD.

Submit the Rebate Application

Disclaimer:

Submission of an application does not guarantee a rebate. Rebates will be processed on a first-come, first-serve basis until quantities are exhausted. 

Additional Resources

Approved Tree Nurseries

Approved nurseries to purchase a tree for the Tree Rebate Program.
Company Name Location & Contact Info
1st Green Lawns  12149 E. Baseline Road, Lafayette, CO 80026
303-926-7260
CreekSide Tree Nursery 3283 61st Street, Boulder, CO 80301
303-668-7647
Green Spot 8776 N. 107th Street, Longmont, CO 80504
303-772-5530
James Nursery Company 7900 York St Denver, CO 80229
303-288-2424
Harmony Gardens, Inc. - OneSite 23203 E. Bromley Lane, Brighton, CO 80603
720-685-7733
The Tree Farm 11868 Mineral Road, Longmont, CO 80504
303-652-2961
Urban Garden 619 North 96th Street, Louisville, CO 80027
303-518-3609