Tree Programs


Residential Tree Rebate Program

Plant an approved tree on your property that will reduce your bill by providing shade to your home, and we’ll help you pay for the cost of the tree.

Note: Rebates are on a first come first serve basis, the program will end when all funding has been spent. Rebates must be turned in 4 months from the purchase date.

How to Apply

To apply for the program, please complete the Treebate application (PDF) and submit it with proof of purchase and supporting documentation. You can print the application from the website or pick one up at the Electric Utility office.

By Mail

To apply by mail, send the completed application to:
City of Colton Electric Utility
Treebate Program
650 N. La Cadena Drive
Colton, CA 92324

Note: Please keep a copy for your records. We are not responsible for lost or misplaced forms.

In Person

To apply in person, please bring the completed application to:
City of Colton Electric Utility
150 S. 10th Street
Colton, CA 92324

Additional Information & Resources

For more information, please call 909-370-5561.

Tree Catalog (PDF)

Treebate Program Analysis (PDF)

Waterwise Tree Care (PDF)

City of Colton Water Restrictions

For additional City of Colton Water Department rebates for "Water Saving Garden Friendly plants" please see Outdoor Rebates.