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 choose street trees for Hilliard streets.
- Pete Marsh, City Council Representative
- Dennis Karem, Chair
- Tim Bowers
- Matt Forchione
- Paul Hahn
- David M. Hix
- Douglas Knaup
- Larry Lester, City Manager Designee
- Thomas M. Wood
- City Arborist/Forester – Andy Beare
The commission meets at 6 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month in the Municipal Building, 3800 Municipal Way. Contact the commission with questions or for more information. You can contact the City arborist/forester at Tree1@hilliardohio.gov.