Tree Commission Agenda: 05-01-2018


Tuesday, May 1, 2018
7:00 pm


1. Call Meeting to Order

2. Roll Call

3. Approval of Agenda

4. Approval of Minutes
4.1 Approval of minutes for monthly Tree Commission Meeting on Tuesday, April 3, 2018.
4.2 Approval of minutes for Special Tree Commission Meeting called Monday, April 23, 2018.

5. Old Business
5.1 Tree City Arbor Day Celebration – Recap of the event and needs to send with our Tree City, USA Application (Scott McCoy).
5.2 Bowie Park Bird Sanctuary Plantings – Update on the group and timing and cost of plantings for the trees to be planted as a bird sanctuary and habitat. (Mike Berkley) Deferred from April 3rd meeting.
5.3 Landscape Code Review – Continuation to review history and ordinances, begin to discuss other municipalities Tree Protection Ordinances and landscaping requirements.

6. New Business
6.1 Road Scapes Update – Project on Hwy 100 and Hwy 96 junction in Fairview, plant replacement, and mulch weed abatement (Mike Berkley) Deferred from April 3rd meeting.
6.2 Bowie Parks Landscape Design Update: Funding for design and planning of landscape architecture design encompassing the full park system (Debby Rainey) (Added as a new item per previous minutes, timing to correspond with potential park review.)

7. Staff Review Meeting Update (Mike Berkley)

8. Update on Tree Bank Funds (Debby Rainey)

9. Citizen Comments

10. Adjournment: (The next Tree Commission Meeting date – Tuesday, June 5, 2018 – 7PM at City Hall)