The Shade Tree Commission has seven members serving staggered 3 year terms.
It shall be the responsibility of the board to study, investigate, counsel and develop andor update annually and administer a written plan for the care, preservation, pruning, planting, replanting, removal or disposition of trees and shrubs in parks, and in other public areas. Such plan will be presented annually to the City Commission and upon their acceptance and approval shall constitute the official comprehensive city tree plan for the city. The board shall consider, investigate, make finding, report and recommend upon any special matter of questions coming within the scope of its work, upon request by the City Commission.
This Commission meets monthly on the 3rd Thursday at 4:30 pm at Mariah Hills Golf Course meeting room, September through May. (no meetings are held in the summer months)