In order for a tree company to work in the City of Grand Junction, they must be first licensed through the City Forestry Board. Licenses are obtained by filling out an application, providing proof of insurance, completing a demonstration of basic understanding and competency of tree care (exam), and a yearly fee. Licenses are in place to protect homeowners and trees.
Licensing annual fee: $75 (not prorated)
Liability Insurance, must cover no less than $1,000,000
Workman's Compensation Insurance (if employing more than yourself)
3 Continuing Education Credits (CEUs), due at renewal in January each year