Tree Board

The Tree Board assists the City Manager in developing comprehensive tree management and preservation programs for the city. The Board also serves as a clearinghouse for information on trees. 

The Tree Board consists of nine members, one of which may be a City Council member. Each member serves a three-year term, except for the Councilmember, who serves a one year term. The director of the Department of Public Works serves as an ex-officio member of the Tree Board.

The Tree Board meets the second Monday of each month at 7 pm. There are currently no openings on the board. If you're interested in serving, please click here to fill out an application, or contact the City Clerk's office at 248-658-3310.

 Board Member  Term Expires
 Lisa Fritsch  July 2021
 Margaret Grassa (Chairperson)  July 2021
 Kathleen Karlis  July 2021
 Robert Lathrop  July 2021
 Tricia A. Losey  July 2020
 Robert Penkala  July 2019
 Molly Schneider  July 2021
 Sandra Sekora  July 2020
 Anthony Turner (student rep)  July 2019
 Kim Wilt  July 2021

Council liaison: Dennis Hennen

To view the enabling legislation surrounding the Tree Board, click here. If you have any questions or comments regarding the board, please contact Derrick Schueller at 248-658-3499. Click here for agendas & minutes.

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