The Park Division performs weekly mowing and debris removal in all city-maintained parks and parkways. They also maintain landscaping for all city-owned facilities such as City Hall, Martin Luther King Jr Community Center, Library, Police and Fire stations. The Park Division repairs and maintains the irrigation systems, performs tree trimmings, cleans park restrooms, and empties trash cans in all parks throughout the week and on weekends.
The Parks Division performs weekly scheduled street tree maintenance throughout the City and is responsible for trimming all city-owned street trees located in the City’s right of way (Parkway). The Parkway encompasses all areas between the sidewalk and the street curb. City trees that pose a hazard to existing sidewalks, sewer lines or power lines may qualify for removal. A letter to the City’s Street Tree Committee at 2100 Hoover Avenue, National City 91950 explaining the problem is required. The Committee considers tree removal requests at its meeting on the third Thursday of each month. The fee for removal is $65 per tree.
The Parks Division also responds to citizen requests for street tree trimmings through a work order system. A work order can be submitted by calling Public Works at (619) 336-4580, or faxing to (619) 336-4594 Monday through Thursday from 7 am to 6:00 pm. You may also submit your request by clicking Service Request.
For fallen trees or after hour emergencies call Police Dispatch at (619) 336-4411
For trees touching electrical wires, please call San Diego Gas and Electric.1-800-411-SDGE (7343)
City Hall, 1243 National City Blvd, National City, California 91950 | Phone: (619) 336-4241 Fax: (619) 336-4239