How we maintain 125,000+ street trees - EP. 0039

6 min 17 sec

Since July of last year, Public Works has the responsibility of maintaining all 125,000-[;us street trees in San Francisco thanks to the voter-approved StreetTreeSF sustainable funding initiative that ensures every tree in the City is properly pruned and given the attention they need. In this new episode of Public Works TV, our host Miguel Hernandez joins our Bureau of Urban Forestry as they complete the task of pruning one of the street trees most in need of pruning and extra maintenance. Come along for the adventure and learn about the pruning process and why it's so important to care for our urban forest.