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Urban Forestry Committee

Arbor Day 2020The Urban Forestry Commission is made up of 5 members each serving a 2-year term.

The Urban Forestry Committee is an appointed citizen body with the primary responsibility of providing recommendations to the Mayor and City Council on direction, planning and policy on matters pertaining to Tree City USA activities, tree planting care and establishment, and protection of public street trees.

They meet once a month or more as needed. Members assist and advise the City of Talent in the planning and developing of tree establishment, protection and preservation strategies consistent with the Tree City USA guidelines.​

Urban Forestry Committee Enacting Ordinance 2019-958-O

MEMBERS

Name

Title

Contact

Term Begin

Term End 

Mike Oxendine Chair   1/22/2020 12/31/2021
Julie Spelletich Vice Chair   1/22/2020 12/31/2022
Derek Volkart Secretary   1/22/2020 12/31/2021
Ben Ey Member   1/22/2020 12/31/2022
Em Wing Member   1/22/2020 12/31/2021
Jason Clark Council Liaison councilor6@cityoftalent.org No term No term

Established
Meetings
Length of Term
2019
TBD
2 years


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Agenda & Minutes  
Arbor Day - Oct 10
Urban Forestry Committee Meeting - Sep 23
Urban Forestry Committee Meeting - Aug 26
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