Landscape and Urban Forest Conservation
Official Version, Approved DraftArticle X Ordinance:
Questions about Article X of the Dallas Development Code, The Landscape and Tree Preservation Ordinance? Visit our City Arborist website.
Download our Approved Tree List for new construction as noted in the City Code.
The City of Dallas encourages the growth of the urban forest by supplying trees and guidance to the citizens of Dallas. Learn more about our Dallas Reforestation Program.
Landscape and Tree Manual (under construction)
Historic Tree Nomination: Historic Tree means a tree, or grove of trees, that has been recognized by resolution of the City Council as having cultural or historical significance (Article X).
Application Form Nomination Instructions
Tree Removal Application
City of Dallas Arborist District Map
Staff Contact Information:
Philip Erwin, Chief Arborist
Preston Willms, NE District Arborist
Jessie Farris, NW District Arborist
Tina Standeford, SE District Arborist
Clay Walker, SW District Arborist
Cassandra Fisher, Q-TEAM Arborist
Kevin Thompson, Q-TEAM Arborist
StaffRichard DenhamChief Plumbing and Mechanical Inspector(214) 948-4464
Senior Plumbing and Mechanical Plans Examiner