The Shade Tree Commission shall advise the Mayor and Council concerning the proper planting, care, ground maintenance, removal as well as possible administering of treatment to shade and ornamental trees and shrubbery. See Ordinance 2-21 for more about the Shade Tree Commission.

If you require a tree to be cut down, you must submit an application to be approved by the Tree Commissioner.

This Committee has 5 members. Members are appointed by the Mayor with consent of the Governing Body.  All appointments are for 1 year and members  will serve until their respective successors are appointed and qualified.   All meetings are open to the public via Zoom.

Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month at 7pm via Zoom until further notice.

Feb 16, 2021     Mar 16, 2021     Apr 20, 2021     May 18, 2021     Jun 15, 2021     Jul 20, 2021

Aug 17, 2021     Sep 21, 2021     Oct 19, 2021      Nov 16, 2021       Dec 21, 2021


The 2021 members are:

Position: Name: Term: Expiration:
Council Liaison Donald Melnyk  




1 Year






Commissioner Christian Lee
Members Chris Francy
Peter Moles
Nancy Valinoti
Patrica Japngie