Tree Removal and Replacement

Help! There is a problem with a parkway tree.

If you are concerned with storm damage, a broken or hanging tree branch, please contact us or submit an online request. After hours and need help now? Contact the non-emergency police at 847-459-2560.

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Tree Trimming Pic

A contractor is working north to south through BG trimming 3,900+ trees this year.  All work will be completed by March.  You can expect to see 16 aerial lift trucks, over 30 pieces of trucks and equipment and 65 crew members in total as they complete work in the areas shown on the map below. 

tree trimming 2023

Are you interested in learning about our natural areas? 
The Forestry section also creates and maintains high-quality native, diverse ecosystems that will benefit animal life, storm water management, erosion control and overall increase carbon sequestration in the soil. Natural sites generally cost less to maintain compared to turf grasses and planting beds, adds visual interest to areas as well as ecological and functional benefits. Explore these areas below.