As part of the City’s COVID-19 response, the Tree Planting Captain Program has been cancelled for 2021.

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Opportunity Details

This program allows volunteers to get hands-on experience with restoration. No expertise is required and all tools and training are provided. As a Planting Captain you will:

  • learn about the trees and shrubs being planted
  • find out why the City is planting trees and shrubs
  • assist City staff in welcoming the public and/or answering event-related questions
  • assist with event-related activities including planting demonstrations
  • help create a positive environment
  • communicate with volunteers and report concerns to staff


See our calendar of events for dates and locations.

How to Apply

To apply to the Planting Captain Program, email