City Tree Board

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All agendas are posted outside City Hall 24 hours prior to meetings. Meeting minutes not official until approved at the subsequent meeting.

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  • Kathie Belgum
    Term expires: December 2023
  • David Bowes, Chair
    Term expires: December 2020
  • Kip Sheldon
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Dan Stence
    Term expires: December 2021
  • Shaun Vecera
    Term expires: December 2019


The City Tree Board is established by Ordinance 190 and the Board shall develop a written plan for the following of trees and shrubs on Public Property, including Parking areas:

  • Care
  • Disposition
  • Planting
  • Preservation
  • Pruning
  • Removal
  • Replanting

This written plan shall constitute the Comprehensive City Tree Plan for the City of University Heights.

Study & Advise the City Council

The Board shall study and advise the City Council with respect to selection, maintenance, and care of trees and shrubs and with respect to such other matters as the City Council may request from time to time. 

The Board, when requested by the City Council, shall do the following upon any special matter of question coming within the scope of its work:

  • Consider
  • Investigate
  • Make Findings
  • Make Recommendations
  • Report