Vendor Approval Process

If you are a private contractor requesting a permit to work on City trees, you will be required to provide the following:
  • City of Modesto Business License
  • Certificate evidencing current Commercial General Liability (CGL) Insurance with a minimum limit of $1 million per occurrence
  • CGL Additional Insured Endorsement - naming the City of Modesto, its officers, agents, employees and volunteers as additional insured
  • Certificate evidencing current Commercial Auto Liability Insurance with a minimum of $1 million per occurrence
  • Commercial Auto Liability Additional Insured Endorsement- naming the City of Modesto, its officers, agents, employees and volunteers as additional insured
  • Certificate of Workers’ Compensation in compliance with the statutes of the State of California, plus employer’s liability with a minimum limit of liability of $1 million
  • Waiver of Subrogation for Workers’ Compensation Insurance
Submit all documents to City of Modesto Risk Management Division for approval.

Contact


Forestry Division


Phone: 209-342-2249
Fax: 209-491-5952

Risk Management Division


Phone: 209-577-5251
Fax: 209-576-7069