Urban Forestry Commission

The Urban Forestry Commission is an advisory body consisting of seven members appointed by the City Council.  All members must be residents of University City for at least two years immediately prior to their appointment.

The Commission shall upon advice and input from the City Council, City Forester, Director of Parks, Recreation and Forestry adopt an annually up-to-date a community forestry plan.  Such plan, shall upon approval of City Council, constitute the official comprehensive community forestry plan for the city.

Meeting Frequency: Second Wednesday of the month, beginning at 6:00 pm.

Location: Heman Park Community Center, 975 Pennsylvania Avenue.

Council Liaison: Aleta Klein
Staff Liaison: Jacob Kaiser

Urban Forestry Commission Agendas, Minutes, and Meeting Audio Files 

The Urban Forestry Commission also provides a lot of input during the planning process.  The links below provide access to the current forestry plans for the city:

Forestry Master Plan
Emerald Ash Borer Management Plan
Acceptable Tree List
Tree Guidelines
Tree Ordinances

For more information, please contact Jacob Kaiser (314) 505-8619