Riverton City - Urban ForestryTree Commitment
Riverton is home to tens of thousands of trees, with nearly 5,000 being city-owned and maintained. The city has been named a Tree City USA for 14 years for its dedication to trees. An urban forester is employed by the city and is a resource for residents with questions about tree varieties, planting, and care. A tree planting workshop is held near Arbor Day each year and is open to anyone interested in attending.

Tree Ordinance & Approved Lists
Click here to view Riverton City's tree ordinance regarding spaceing or here to view the ordinance on owner responsibilities.

  • Cemetery Tree Plantings: Click here to view the approved list for cemetery tree plantings or here to view the approved list for memorial tree plantings.
  • Park Strip Trees: Click here to view Riverton City's list of unacceptable park strip trees.


Roman Williams - Riverton City Urban ForesterQuestions
For more information, or if you have questions about tree varieties, planting, or care, please contact Roman Williams, Riverton City's urban forester at pwilliams@rivertonutah.gov or 801-208-3199.

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