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Shade Tree Commission

Next Scheduled Meeting

Meeting Date Agenda
Shade Tree Commission
May 9, 20247:00 PM


Joann Cosgrove
Eileen Donahue
Nastasha Raisley

Meeting Schedule

The Shade Tree Commission meets the second Thursday of each month at 5:00 p.m. in the Township Manager's Conference Room.

Board Composition

The Shade Tree Commission is a 3 member board appointed by the Board of Supervisors.

Currently, there is no vacancies available on the Shade Tree Commission.

Helpful Links

How to plant a tree – this site has 3 video’s demonstrating proper tree planting techniques

Learn about 208 trees and shrubs good for planting in our area

Map of the percentage of tree cover in our area

How trees help fight global warming

How to become a Tree Tender

Landscaping with Native Plants in Pennsylvania

A place to see some beautiful trees and lovely gardens

Many of our yards are wet sites. Here’s a good list of plants that will thrive in a wet site

Want to calculate your carbon footprint?

This site has pictures of many huge old trees thought to be growing since William Penn’s lifetime