You must be an electric customer of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power to receive free shade trees.
Trees for a Green LA
The LADWP Trees for a Green LA Program in partnership with Million Trees LA has made it simple for Los Angeles City residents to receive FREE shade trees through the Trees for a Green LA program (TFGLA). Follow these simple steps to enjoy the benefits of cool natural shade, energy efficiency, and clean air:
1. Complete an online workshop.
2. Submit your completed tree order and site plan.
3. LADWP will deliver the trees to your home; you then plant and care for them.
Non-residential customers: http://www.ladwp.com/ladwp/cms/ladwp007064.jsp