NYC Parks routinely prunes a portion of the city's trees every year at each community meeting to keep our mature trees healthy. Parks prune street trees established neighborhood by neighborhood. This process allows us to prune part of the trees on the streets of each community meeting every year. When is the best time to cut tree branches? As we approach the winter months, now is the ideal time of year to prune most trees and prepare them for next year's growing season.
Arbalists know when to prune trees to keep them healthy all year long.