Urban Forestry Council

The Urban Forestry Council advises city departments, including the Board of Supervisors and the mayor. Its tasks are to develop a comprehensive urban forest plan; educate the public; develop tree-care standards; identify funding needs, staffing needs, and opportunities for urban forest programs; secure adequate resources for urban forest programs; facilitate coordination of tree-management responsibilities among agencies; and report on the state of the urban forest.

The Urban Forestry Council meets on the fourth Friday in January, March, May and September at 8:30 a.m. in City Hall, Room 400; the fourth Tuesday in February, June, August and October at 6:00 p.m. in City Hall, Room 416; the second Friday in December at 8:30 a.m. in City Hall, Room 400.  City Hall is located at 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco, CA 94102.

Meetings, Agendas, and Minutes





To reach the Urban Forestry Council, call the front desk at (415) 355-3700.  The Urban Forestry Council office is at 1455 Market Street, Suite 1200, San Francisco, CA 94103. Please bring photo identification to gain admittance to the office.