Oak Park Heights

Tree City USA

Office of the Arborist

The City Arborist is responsible for inspecting trees on public and private property for disease, insects, hazards and maintenance.  Also, the Arborist provides recommendations for the control of invasive plant species and reviews development and landscape plans for commercial and residential projects.


Lisa Danielson - City Arborist

E-mail: ldanielson@cityofoakparkheights.com

Phone: (651) 439-4439
Fax:     (651) 439-0574

Landscape Guidelines for Developments

When putting together a landscape plan for a development, there are certain guidelines you must follow.  Please click here and download the guidelines. 

Oak Park Heights Forestry Program

Oak Park Heights has been caring for its trees for 30 years.  The program started in the early 1970s as inspection and removal of elms with Dutch elm disease.  Click here for more information.

Hiring a Tree Service


If you have had storm damage to trees, want a dead tree removed, or just want a few limbs taken off to improve the look of a shade tree, who do you hire?

Plant a Tree for Arbor Day


Arbor Day is the last Friday in April, and May is Arbor Month in Minnesota.  Plant a tree to commemorate a birth, anniversary, or other special event.