Shade Tree Commission
 

 Information

 

Purpose and Enabling Legislation

The Shade Tree Commission was created by Ordinance #4878 (4/9/85), and amended by Ordinance #5034 (4/27/88), which increases membership from three (3) to five (5).  Members are appointed by the Mayor, for a term of five (5) years.  *Residency requirement.

The Shade Tree Commission has jurisdiction over all public shade trees, except in those instances when the City of Altoona, through the proper department, exercises control.

Staff

  • Marilyn Morgan, AICP, Planner II,
    Community Development Department
    814-949-2470
  • Denise Evangelisto,
    Public Works Department
    814-949-2447

Meetings

Held the third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 PM, Altoona City Hall 4th floor Conference Room, 1301 12th Street, Altoona PA

Meeting Minutes

 

 Shade Tree Commission Members

 
  • Jeff Arpino
    2803 Broad Avenue
    Altoona PA 16601
    Residence Phone: 814-941-9884
    Resolution: Mayor's Appointment
    Term End: January 2019
  • Nancy Fellabaum
    3013 W. Chestnut Ave
    Altoona PA 16601
    Residence Phone: 814-946-4701
    Resolution: #0022-16
    Term End: January 2021
  • Chris Harpster
    130 25th Avenue
    Altoona PA 16601
    Resolution: February 8, 2017
    Term End: January 2022
  • Ted Newkirk
    1510 1st Avenue
    Altoona PA 16602
    Resolution: Mayor's Appointment
    Term End: January 2018
  • Paula Over
    4801 Broad Avenue
    Altoona PA 16601
    Resolution: Mayor's Appointment
    Term End: January 2020