Shade Tree Commission

The Shade Tree Commission holds full power and authority over all trees, plants and shrubs located within street rights-of-way, parks and public places of the City. The Commission shall have the right to plant, prune, maintain and remove trees, plants and shrubs within the public right-of-way, Public Square, and other publicly owned grounds as may be necessary to ensure public safety or to preserve or enhance the symmetry and beauty of such public lands.

The Shade Tree Commission meets on an as needed basis. Agendas will be posted here:


Community Tree Planting Flyer–October 28, 2017 beginning at 10 AM. Volunteers Needed!