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Horticulture Department


Cicadas are Coming this Summer!

Cicadas are large insects (Order: Hemiptera) that occur worldwide and are commonly recognized for their unique sound. While often referred to as "locusts" in the United States, they bear no relation to true locusts, which are grasshoppers. Cicadas are closely related to leafhoppers and spittlebugs. Cicadas can be found all over the world as symbols, representing transformation, reincarnation and immortality. Read more....


Mission Statement

We support the mission and goals of the Service Department by maintaining safe rights-of-way over roads and sidewalks and providing other services to residents.

We strive to continually improve the aesthetic qualities of the City by planting and maintaining trees, shrubs, turf, and flowers.

We also work closely with the Building Department to implement provisions of the Master Tree Plan.