Report a Tree Problem - Email or call 341.7852
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 between Feb. 12, 2018 - April 9, 2018 in Forest Hills area. Location: Substation (9th and Orange St) – Orange St, from 8th – Wrightsville Ave, Market St, form 20th – Darlington Ave, Forest Hills Drive, Metts Ave, Colonial, and Wayne Drive
- Duke Energy Progress will be removing vegetation from transmission lines @ Wade Park. The work is scheduled to begin in March 2018. None of the vegetation was planted, but has grown up out of a storm ditch. Note: portions of the trail will be closed when work is being done for safety.
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.