Tree City USATree City USA is greening communities across the country. This program is a great opportunity to celebrate the importance of an urban tree canopy and improve care of these vital city trees. The City of Novi has held the distinct honor of being a Tree City USA for over two decades. To become a Tree City USA, your department must meet four standards:

  1. You must have a Tree Board or Department,

  2. A tree care ordinance,

  3. A Community Forestry program with an annual budget of at least $2 per capita and

  4. An Arbor Day observation program and proclamation.

This certification is from the Arbor Day Foundation. Click here to learn more about the Tree City USA Certification.