Tree Commission Meeting

Date: May 15, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM

Ferguson Township Tree Commission (FTTC)
Date May 15, 2017
Meeting Agenda
Time 5:30pm

Call to Order

April 17, 2017 Meeting Minutes
The FTTC shall review and approve the minutes from the April meeting.

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Control
Resident Lee Grenci will be in attendance. He requests that Ferguson Township order the treatment or removal of Hemlocks on his neighbor’s property that are infested with Woolly Adelgid. Lee has a proactive treatment program for the Hemlocks on his property. The neighboring property owner does not. Lee feels this is detrimental to his trees. FTTC shall discuss and provide a recommendation.

2017 Contract Updates
The Arborist will provide an update on the tree planting contract and oak wilt treatment contract.

Arbor Day 2017
The Arborist will provide feedback from the event and answer questions. FTTC should provide recommendations for the 2018 event.

Outreach and Education
The FTTC should discuss topics or ideas for short stories for the upcoming e-newsletters and other outreach.

Arborist Report
The Arborist will review work activities and plan reviews since the last meeting.

Communications to Commission Members
This is an opportunity for FTTC members to report on any contact by residents regarding FTTC matters.

Future Agenda Items
2017 Pruning Contract, 2018 Additional Planting Opportunities, FTTC Tree Tour

Next meeting date and time is 5:30 pm June 19, 2017

View May 15, 2017 Full Agenda Packet

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