Shade Tree Advisory Committee

The Shade Tree Advisory Committee is appointed by the Common Council and charged with creating an inventory of the City's significant historic and landmark trees.

The committee makes recommendations for preservation of landmark and historic trees and provides input on the city's tree management program.
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Regular Meetings

  • On the first Thursday of each month at 4:30PM
  • City Hall
    512 Springfield Avenue
    Summit, NJ 07901
  • Phone: 908-273-6404


Committee members are appointed by the Common Council.

  • John Linson, City Forester
  • John Kilby, Chair
  • Paul Cascais, Department of Community Services
  • Karin Pittle-Gale, member
  • Sarah Meiring, member
  • Stephen Bowman, Common Council liaison
  • SADC member (unfilled)
  • John Zucker, Planning Board representative
  • Builder/Developer (unfilled)
  • Oliver Rodriguez, Builder/Architect representative
  • Marc Montefusco, Reeves-Reed Arboretum representative

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