The next meeting of the Yakima Tree City USA Board is scheduled for Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. in the 2nd Floor Conference Room at City Hall (129 N. 2nd St.). 


The Tree City USA Board was established by the Yakima City Council on December 6, 2016 by Ordinance No. 2016-032. The Tree Board will be responsible for studying, investigating, developing, updating, and administering a written plan for the care, preservation, pruning, planting, replanting, removal, or disposition of trees and other plantings in City parks, along City streets, and in other City-owned public areas. The written plan, which will constitute the City’s official comprehensive tree plan, will be presented to the City Council annually.

Meetings: Monthly – the first Monday at 5:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers

Contact: Eric Crowell, Associate Planner (509) 576-6736

Council Liaison: Jason White (District 2)

Current Members: Justin Bigby, Lance Forsee, Jheri Ketcham, Daniel Layton, Chip Rognlie