1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204
Eleven volunteer advocates for the urban forest, advancing the public conversation and advising the City of Portland
Created by Title 11 Trees, the Urban Forestry Commission is comprised of 11 community members who volunteer their time to advise the City Forester, Parks Director, Commissioner in Charge of Parks and City Council on matters pertaining to trees in the City including regulations, budget, policies and plans. It also acts as an appeals board for certain tree permits, nominates new and approves removal of Heritage Trees, and plays a significant role in updates to the City’s Urban Forest Management Plan.
Vivek Shandas (Chair), Barbara Hollenbeck (Vice Chair), Catherine Mushel (Secretary), Anjeanette Brown, Gregg Everhart, Brian French, Lorena Nascimento, Daniel Newberry, Damon Schrosk, Thuy Tu, Megan Van De Mark
December 20, 2018
11:00 - 11:30am*
City Hall, Lovejoy Room, 2nd Floor*
*The December meeting will be shortened to accommodate the Commission's annual volunteer appreciation breakfast that morning.
Agenda: Available 12/13/18
All UFC meetings are posted on the UFC calendar. Please follow the above link for upcoming events. Information on recurring monthly meetings, including UFC Committees, is included below:
UFC Monthly Meeting
Third Thursday of every month
9:30 - Noon
City Hall, Lovejoy Room, 2nd Floor
Education and Outreach Committee Meeting
First Wednesday of every month
1:00 - 3:00 PM
Congress Center, 1001 SW 5th, Room 507
Policy Committee Meeting
First Monday of every month
5:30 - 7:00 PM
Mt. Scott Community Center, Small Conference Room
5530 SE 72nd Ave.
*The Policy Committee will not be meeting in December 2018.
Please address postal correspondence as follows:
Urban Forestry Commission
1900 SW 4th Ave., Suite 5000
Portland, OR 97201
All monthly meetings of the Urban Forestry Commission are open to the public and community involvement is encouraged. The first five minutes of every meeting are reserved for testimony and more time can be arranged if you contact us in advance. Simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll find time on a future agenda.
If you do plan to attend a meeting and provide comment, please briefly review the following information.