Village of Haskins
PO Box 182/100 N. Church Street
Haskins, Ohio 43525
419-823-1911 Town Hall
January 18th, 2011
Haskins Village Tree Commission:
Nancy Perry – Advisory
For Tree Commission Related Issues, Please contact Village Hall at (419)823-1911 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
History: In 2008 the Village Council of the Village of Haskins passed ordinance O-2008-6 establishing a Tree Commission and ordinance O-2008-7 Amending the Village Tree Ordinance. Under ordinance O-2008-6 the Village Tree Commission is to be made up of (5) five volunteer members to serve for overlapping (3) three year terms.
Responsibilities of the Tree Commission are to disseminate approved news regarding the planting and maintenance of trees within the corporation limits of the Village of Haskins. Establish the recommended species and varieties of trees to be planted in the public right-of-way. To implement an annual Arbor Day observance for the Village of Haskins. To establish and maintain an annual inventory of all Village Street Trees as defined by ordinance.
Qualifications desired but not mandatory for Tree Commission members include; a background as an arborist or background in arboriculture, a background in horticulture, and training or certification as a master gardener. Most importantly volunteer candidates should show a desire to have a positive impact on the appearance of the urban forest canopy in the Village of Haskins.