Shade Tree Commission
The Shippensburg Shade Tree commission is responsible for regulating the planting, removal, and pruning of shade trees that are located in public streets and property within the Borough of Shippensburg.
Shade Tree Commission meetings are held at 7:00 pm the first Monday of March through October in the Borough Council meeting room located at 111 N. Fayette Street. November through February as needed.
Shade tree Commission members are:
Bruce Hockersmith – Chair
Andrea Lage – Vice Chair
Shade Tree Commission members are volunteers appointed by Borough Council for five year terms. Two members shall be sitting members of Borough Council or the Mayor and a sitting member of Council and one member shall be a citizen of the Borough of Shippensburg who is an elector of the Borough.