Landscape Management


Landscape Management’s landscape operations section provides landscape beautification and right-of-way management. This comprises landscape installations, grounds maintenance and vegetation control on City-maintained properties, medians and select rights-of-way containing fixed City assets.

Interesting facts

The landscape operations section manages more than 75 properties, nearly 1,000 medians and four small parks; Arequipa Park, Crescent Park, The Green at Prosperity Village and Thomas Polk Park. All other parks are owned and managed by Mecklenburg County Park & Recreation You are leaving​​​

Landscape Operations FAQs

No. Some streets are privately maintained and some are maintained by the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT)​. ​​​​​

​City-maintained medians outside the I-277 loop are mowed at a minimum of every 14 days. Medians inside Center City are maintained every 7 days.​

According to City Ordinance No. 9151​, "Public rights of way shall mean land that is dedicated or otherwise legally established for public use."

By City Codeproperty owners are responsible to maintain grass, shrubs and other vegetation to the edge of any street adjacent to their property.​ ​Landscape Management provides vegetation control around fixed City assets like guardrails where appropriate.

Call 311 to report sight obstructions or submit a request online​

​By City Code,​ property owners are responsible for maintaining vegetation so that it does not obstruct the safe passage of pedestrians or motor vehicles.

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Landscape Management office
Monday - Friday
7 a.m. - 4 p.m.​​

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