Tree Commission

Date: March 19, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM

Ferguson Township Tree Commission (FTTC)
March 19, 2018
Meeting Agenda
5:30 pm


Call to Order

February 12th Meeting Minutes
The FTTC shall review and approve the minutes from the January meeting.

Arbor Day 2018
The Arborist will provide an update on the program including date/time of the event, soil analysis, etc.

2018-C13 Street Tree Planting
The Arborist will provide an update regarding the 2018 street tree planting contract.

Unlawful Tree Removal
The Arborist was notified of an unlawful tree removal at 100 Ramblewood Rd. The property owners removed numerous trees on the property, including one 24" Norway Maple that was growing in the Township Right of Way. A letter was sent to the property owner notifying them of the violation and inviting them to this meeting. The FTTC shall discuss the event, and advise on how to proceed.

FTTC interaction with SAC and SALDO
FTTC members have expressed interest in being further involved in both of these initiatives, and furthering the use of trees in both stormwater management and land development within the Township. A brief discussion was held at the last meeting. The FTTC shall discuss how to move forward and implement their ideas.

Arborist's 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
Arbor Day 2018, 2018 Planting Contract, Stonebridge Future Plantings, 2018 Pruning Contract

Next meeting date and time is 5:30 pm April 16

March 19, 2018 FTTC Agenda

2018 FTTC Meeting Schedule