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. All requests or inquiries should be directed to staff at (814) 949-2470.

Staff

Marilyn Morgan, AICP, Planner II,
Community Development Department
814-949-2470

 

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: CM 12-6-17
    Term End: January 2023
  • Paula Over
    4801 Broad Avenue
    Altoona PA 16601
    Resolution: Mayor's Appointment
    Term End: January 2020