Shade Tree Commission

Meetings


  • 7:30 pm
  • Third Wednesday of each month
  • Municipal Building, Conference Room B
View the Shade Tree Commission's meeting calendar.

Members

  • Kristal Dias
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Andre de Garmeaux
    Term expires: December 2020
  •  Vacant
     Term expires: December 2019
  •  Gabriella Comes
     Term expires: December 2020
  •  Valerie MacFie
     Term expires: December 2021
  • Richard Mertens
    Term expires: December 2023
  • Charles Senders
    Term expires: December 2019
  • John Bonevich, Alternate 1
    Term expires: December 2023
  • Vacant, Alternate 2
    Term expires: December 2023

Member Requirements


  • Seven members with five year terms
  • Two alternate members with five year terms

Appointment


The Mayor appoints members to the Shade Tree Commission. The chair is appointed amongst the members.

Purpose


The commission shall have full and exclusive control over the regulation, planting, and care of shade and ornamental trees and shrubbery now located, or which may hereafter be planted in any public highway, park, or parkway, except such as are excluded pursuant to New Jersey Revised Statute Ad-4-1 in the Township of Howell, including the planting, trimming, spraying, care, and protection thereof.

Resources

Reference

  • O-91-21
  • O-96-38
  • O-04-20