Shade Tree Commission

Shade Tree Commission


  • John Belfiore
    Term expires: December 31, 2022
  • Audrey C. Kessler
    Term expires: December 31, 2022
  • Jim Jenkins
    Term expires: December 31, 2023
  • Rebekka Berryhill
    Term expires: December 31, 2023
  • Jason Knowles
    Term expires: December 31, 2025

Kent Codified Ordinance

Codified Ordinances of Kent Chapter 169.01: A Shade Tree Commission is hereby created consisting of five members who shall be residents of the City who shall serve without compensation for a term of four years. The Shade Tree Commission shall have absolute custody and control of and power to plant, set out, remove, maintain, protect and care for shade trees on any of the public streets of the City.


Meetings are held on the first Monday of the month, alternating months. For questions, please call (330) 673-1688.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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