City Tree Board

The City Tree Board meets the first Wednesday bi-monthly at 5:00 p.m. in the Municipal Building, as business warrants. Established by the City Code of Ordinances Chapter 14, the Tree Board’s purpose is to study, investigate, council, and develop/update an annual plan for the care, preservation, planting, and removal of trees and shrubs in parks, along streets, and in other public areas as set forth in the Code of Ordinances. Members shall be appointed to a one-year term except ex-officio members.  Expired members will continue to serve with full authorities until reappointed or replaced.


Mrs. Gail Satterfield Beautification Commission Representative
Mr. Alex Ellison City Building Inspector
Mr. Anthony Heltzel Interim City Manager, by virtue of office
Ms. Elizabeth Basham Forestry Representative, ex-officio
Mr. Rick Showalter Parks and Recreation Department Representative, ex-officio

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Code of Ordinances Chapter 14

Mayor Ron Martin
Mayor, District II
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Treyvon Simmons
Director, District I
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Daniel Wells
Director, District III
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Director Matt Knowles At-Large
Director, At-Large
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Director Peter Taylor  At-Large
Director, At-Large
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