Hiring a Contractor

If you plan to prune or remove a tree, hire a reliable, insured arborist/tree service company.
Anyone offering tree services to Fridley residents must obtain a city license. In order to help protect you and your interests, we complete thorough background checks on any company applying for a city license.

Click Here for a Current List of Approved Tree Service Companies

Before hiring a company, be sure to obtain:

  • Estimates from multiple companies
  • Proof of insurance
  • Written estimates of cost(s)
  • Written agreement on disposal/site cleanup requirements
  • References
  • Find out if they have a certified Tree Inspector or a Certified Arborist on staff