Upcoming Citizen Pruner Training
Looking to get involved as a Citizen Pruner for the City of Minneapolis?
There are currently no training workshops scheduled at this time. You are welcome to check back to see when those are schedule or feel free to e-mail [email protected] or [email protected] and let us know that you are interested in getting on the waiting list. Those on the waiting list will be the first contacted regarding new opportunities.
Thank you for your interest and we look forward to sharing upcoming opportunities in Minneapolis!
Citizen Pruner Resources
Everyone who attended Citizen Pruner training in Minneapolis received a paper copy of the Citizen Pruner Manual. A digital copy of the manual, powerpoint, and field form are available below. Also, check out the Reference Materials webpage to find more helpful resources regarding tree care.
Minneapolis Field Form (PDF)
Independent Pruning Opportunities
Individuals that have completed the Citizen Pruner Training Program for the City of Minneapolis are eligible to perform independent pruning on boulevard and park trees. The following guide provides answers to questions as you pursue independent pruning to ensure a safe and productive experience for all parties involved. Your willingness to volunteer as a Citizen Pruner is greatly appreciated.
If you have any questions or concerns after reading through the document, you can contact the MPRB Forestry Department at [email protected].