Tree Warden Department

John Pinchbeck is the Town of Ridgefield's Tree Warden.  This department is responsible for all tree work on town roads within the Town's right-of-way. Trees located on private property are the responsibility of the individual homeowner. The Town reserves the right to request that trees obstructing sightlines for traveling motorists be trimmed back.  

John's office is located at 60 South Street.  You may reach him by telephone at 203-431-2358.  If he's out of the office, please leave a voicemail message and he will return your call as soon as possible.

Please note:  Trees located on Conservation Land or Open Space are the responsibility of the Ridgefield Conservation Commission. The Commission's office is in the Town Hall Annex, located at 66 Prospect Street. The Commission can be reached via telephone (203) 431-2713 or clicking on this email link.

Also note: Tree trimming near wires or poles is the sole responsibility of Eversource. To create a service request please click on CL&P Service Request Form.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
John Pinchbeck Tree Waren