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.

Fill out the Tree Removal Form. Access the Tree Ordinance Flowchart for information about when the form is required. 


  • Chris Aubry, Chair 
  • Councilmember Laurie Morrissey
  • Beth Alvarez
  • Roy Alvarez
  • Karin Burghardt
  • Eric Erickson
  • Matt Jasinski
  • Karen Sondak
  • Joe Thompson
  • Tim Young


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Regular Meetings

  • 6:30 p.m.
  • 2nd Wednesday of every month
  • In person or via Zoom 
  • In person meetings are at Hyattsville Library, 6530 Adelphi Road, Hyattsville, 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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