Tree Planting

To plant a street tree anywhere in the public right of way , planting  strip or any other public property, citizens must complete an Encroachment Permit and a Tree Care Agreement Form. 

All trees planted in the public right of way require approval by the City for location and species.


Master Tree List 


Tree Care Agreement Form




Please Note: The tree selection criteria are based on the City of El Cerrito Urban Forest Management Plan, International Society of Arboriculture Best Management Practices and the urban forest program manager's approval.

Everett tree