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1702 Burnett Boulevard
Wilmington, NC 28401
Phone: 910.341.7852 (TDD 341.7873/TTY 711)
Fax: 910.341.4663
Aaron Reese, City Arborist
Ricky Midgette, Trees Section Supervisor

 Report a Tree Problem - Email or call 341.7852

Tree Management

City crews perform activities such as building, street, sidewalk and sign clearances along with tree maintenance.  The tree management division works closely with the Tree Commission to support tree planting activities that contribute to making the City an inviting and pleasant community for residents and visitors.

Duke Energy Trimming

Notifications and updates of when and where Duke Energy Progress and their contractor will be trimming trees will be placed here as we receive them from Duke Energy:

  • Duke Energy Progress will be trimming trees in College Acres, Tidal Reach & Bar Harbor Estates.  The work is scheduled to start April 23, 2018 and be completed June 8, 2018.  Locations include:  Military Cutoff Road from Allens Lane to Greenville Ave,  Airlie Road,  Rogersville Road, Wrightsville Ave  from Military Cutoff to Hooker Road,  Hooker Road,  Rose Ave,  Clear Run Drive,  Racine Drive  from Oriole Drive  to College Acres Drive.
  • Duke Energy Progress will be trimming trees near the Wilm East 230kV Substation.  Location toward Kerr Ave, then toward Market St. – East on Market toward Lullwater Dr. – Lullwater Dr and Greenway Ave.  The work is scheduled to start on June 4, 2018 and be completed by June 28, 2018.  


Note that the trimming locations and dates listed below are not controlled by the City of Wilmington, and are therefore subject to change.

Customers who have questions or concerns about right-of-way or vegetation maintenance can contact a Duke Energy Progress customer service representative by calling 800-452-2777.