The Forestry section consists of a Lead Maintenance Worker, an additional full-time ISA certified Arborist, and seasonal help during the summer months.  It is the responsibility of Public Works to care for and maintain more than 15,000 parkway trees and the landscape maintenance of Village-owned properties.  The goal is to provide prompt, professional service, incorporating the most current and innovative techniques.

Tree Replacement

Nov 1, 2018, 13:43 PM
If you are removing a tree from a property in the Village of Gurnee please reference Chapter 45 of the Municipal Code for regulations or call a member of the Village's Planning staff at 847.599.7550.

Once you have determined if your project meets the Village's regulations, please download the Tree Permit App, fill it out, and return to the Planning & Zoning Department for approval.