The Landscape Services Division is responsible for the landscape maintenance programs for City properties, including selected public rights of way, parks, City buildings, and parking lots. The Division is also responsible for landscape installation and tree maintenance programs for the City. Tree trimming, irrigation maintenance/repair, fertilization, pest control, and landscape plant and tree installation, is either performed by or managed by this Division. Private contractors are used where appropriate to provide these services under the strict supervision of Division personnel. Inspections for the City's tree removal permitting process are also made by the Landscape Services Division.
For information on Landscaper Registration, please click here .
Landscape Construction Details
To download construction details for trees in the urban landscape, please click here.
Best Management Practices
To learn more about the initiatives we are doing to keep our City beautiful and sustainable, click here.
Black Olive Staining Study
To learn about our Black Olive Staining Study and enroll for next year study, please click here.
Swale Permit Package
Residents are responsible for maintaining what is planted and installed on grade in City swales. Allowed materials include, sod, certain non-woody groundcovers, and three varieties of crushed stone. The attached package explains how residents can improve the aesthetics of their swale by following these guidelines, and executing a simple public works permit to employ their own contractors to do the installations.
Permit Applications for Tree Removal
Residents can apply for a permit to perform tree removal, relocation, and tree trimming on existing trees in City swales by executing this permit application and employing a licensed tree company with a certified arborist on staff.
Coral Gables Tree Ordinance
For information on Coral Gables Tree Ordinance, please click here .
FPL & City Coral Gables joint management of trees under power lines