Shade Tree Commission

The Shade Tree Commission consists of seven members, each serving four-year terms, who advise the city arborist/forester on landscaping issues and select street trees for city streets.


  • Dennis Karem, Chairman
  • Paul Hahn
  • Tim Bowers
  • Matt Forchione
  • Douglas Knaup
  • Thomas M. Wood
  • David M. Hix
  • Pete Marsh, City Council Representative
  • City Arborist/Forester – Vacant

The Commission meets the first Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Hilliard Municipal Building. Contact us with questions or for more information.

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