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Community Forestry Advisory Board

 

Purpose:

To provide advice and recommendations to the Mayor, the City Council and Parks and Recreation Department on issues regarding planting, maintenance, and preservation of trees and associated vegetation on City property.

This board advises the Mayor and City Council on the city's tree resources, encompassing issues such as planting, maintenance and preservation. The board assists in the development of a comprehensive community forestry management plan and in formulating policies regarding tree and vegetation planting, maintenance and removal. It reviews and makes recommendations on proposals that concern trees on public property and promote landscaping on public and private property.

Number of Members: 7
Members Required for a Quorum: 4
Length of Term: 3 years
Term Limit: No term limit
Frequency of Meeting: Monthly
Meeting Time: 4:00 p.m.
Meeting Date: Second Tuesday of every month
Meeting Location: Parks & Recreation Administrative Office, 3131 "O" Street, Suite 300
Special Requirements: Seven members must reside within the City of Lincoln.
For More Information: 402-441-7847


Members:

Andy Campbell
Emily Deeker
Scott Hofeling
Eric North, Chair
Mary Sweeney, Vice Chair
Kendall Weyers

Board Photo
Left to right: Lynn Johnson (LPR Director), Kaylyn Neverve (LPR Staff), Lachel Bradley-Williams, Mary Sweeney (Co-Chair), Kendall Weyers, Eric North (Co-Chair), Scott Hofeling, Emily Casper, Adam Klingenberg (LPR Staff), Jessica Gieseke.
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