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Shade Tree Commission

The powers of the Commission are those powers specifically authorized by N.J.S.A. 40:64-5. The Commission shall:

a. Exercise full and exclusive control over the regulation, planting and care of shade and ornamental trees and shrubbery now located, or which may hereafter be planted, in any public highway, park, or parkway, except such are including the planting, trimming, spraying, care and protection thereof.

b. Regulate and control the use of the ground surrounding the same, so far as may be necessary for their proper growth, care and protection.

c. Move or require the removal of any tree, or part thereof, dangerous to public safety.

d. Care for and control such parks and parkways; encourage arboriculture; make, alter, amend and repeal, in the manner prescribed for the passage, alteration, amendment and repeal of ordinances by the City Council, any and all ordinances necessary or proper for carrying out the provisions hereof.

e. Administer treatment to, or remove, any tree situated upon private property which is believed to harbor a disease or insects readily communicable to neighboring healthy trees in the care of the City and enter upon private property for that purpose, with the consent of the owner thereof, provided the suspected condition is first confirmed by certificate issued by or on behalf of the Department of Agriculture.

 

 

City of Cape May
Shade Tree Commission
 
Herb Pharo Regular Member 12/31/2018
Carole Sick Regular Member 12/31/2018
Jay Schatz Chairperson 12/31/2020
Barbara Preminger Regular Member 12/31/2017
Sue Wichterman Regular Member 12/31/2017
Fiore Mannella Regular Member 12/31/2017
George Ator Regular Member 12/31/2019
Thomas Keene Alternate I 12/31/2018
Carol York Alternate II 12/31/2018
Shaine Meier Council Liaison 12/31/2017
 
                                                                                                
SECRETARY TO BOARD
Nancy Mohan
 
 
 
REGULAR MEETING:
Second Thursday of each month in City Hall -            2:00 P. M.
 

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