50/50 Parkway Tree Replacement Program
The City offers a 50/50 Parkway Tree Replacement Program for residents who are interested in replacing a tree within the parkway from the approved list. The City will reimburse 50% of the cost (up to $175) of the approved tree only. Taxes, delivery, installation, etc. will not be reimbursed. This program is on a first-come, first-served basis as budgeted funds are available. Residents can participate once per year.
The steps to take advantage of this option are:
- Review the Planting & Maintenance Guidelines (PDF)
- Submit a completed Parkway Tree Permit Form (PDF)
- After permit approval - proceed with the purchase & planting of your new tree
- Complete the Reimbursement Form (PDF) and send the completed form and a copy of your receipt to:
City of Lockport
Public Works Department
17112 S. Prime Boulevard
Lockport, IL 60441
Additional Parkway Tree Request
The City is currently accepting requests for additional parkway trees at no cost. The tree will be selected by one of the City's arborists from the approved tree list. This program is on a first-come, first-served basis, initiated by resident request. If an abundance of requests are received, the planting may occur next season. If you would like to participate, please contact the Public Works Department at (815) 838-0549, and select option 8.