The Tree Commission is charged with providing advice and consultation to the City Arborist on policies concerning selection, planting maintenance and removal of trees, plants and shrubs, the establishment of educational and informational programs concerning vegetation, development of policies and procedures regarding the duties of the Arborist, and issuance of necessary permits.
The Commission also serves as the hearing board for disputes of decisions by the City Arborist. Members serve 3-year alternating terms.
The Commission meets quarterly at 1:30 pm the first Wednesday in March, June, September, and December.
Agendas, minutes, and attachments for older meetings can be found in the archives: Archive of Agendas and Minutes.