Trees, Parks & Environment Committee

Tree PlantingThe committee’s role is to review all matters concerning public trees in Town and sponsor educational activities to increase public appreciation of trees.

This committee is established by ordinance, appointed by the Mayor with consent of the Council per 16.103 of the Town Ordinances.

This is a special committee. Special Committees, unless otherwise indicated, are established and appointed by the Council per Section 2-103 of the Town Ordinances. Special Committees are made up of Councilmembers and town residents.

Notable Trees

The Tree Committee has compiled a list of notable trees throughout Town. To learn more about these special trees, click the link titled "Interactive Map: UP’s Notable Tree" under quick links.


  • Chris Aubry, Chair 
  • Council Liaison: Councilmember Laurie Morrissey
  • Beth Alvarez
  • Roy Alvarez
  • Eric Ericson
  • Matt Jasinski
  • Karen Sondak
  • Joe Thompson
  • Tim Young


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Regular Meetings

  • 7 p.m.
  • 2nd Wednesday of every month
  • Town Hall, Conference Room
    6724 Baltimore Avenue
    University Park, MD 20782

    Unless otherwise specified - check calendar for details.

Agendas & Minutes

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

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