Urban Forestry Advisory Board

Regular Meetings

  • 4:00 PM
  • 2nd Wednesday of each month
  • City Hall
    113 W Mountain Street
    Room 111
    Fayetteville, AR 72701

Description

The Urban Forestry Advisory Board, formerly known as the Tree and Landscape Advisory Committee, was created by Ordinance 5426 on August 2, 2011. The Tree and Landscape Advisory Committee was originally created by Ordinance 3699 on April 20, 1993 and amended on June 16, 1998 by Ordinance 4099 which redefined the composition, powers, and duties of the committee.

The purpose and intent of the Board is to advise the City Council on urban forestry and arboricultural related issues as an integral part of the City's green infrastructure and to sit as the Wildland-Urban Interface: Firewise Advisory Board to advise the City Council on wildland and urban development related issues as an integral part of the City's fire protection program and green infrastructure.

Terms

Staggered, two-year terms.

Members

The committee shall be composed of seven members:

  • One representative of the land development community
  • One representative of the tree service community
  • One representative from the University of Arkansas with knowledge of urban forestry or arboriculture practices
  • Four citizens-at-large with an interest in urban forestry or arboriculture

Appointment

Vacancies on the committee are filled by appointment from the governing body of the City.

Public Notification

A weekly meetings list is prepared by the Office of the City Clerk Treasurer; it is distributed to the press and posted online.

Members

  • Preston Thibodaux
    Land Development

    884 North Meadowlands Drive
    Fayetteville, AR 72704
    479-856-2269
    01/01/18-12/31/19
  • Damon Lipinski
    University Representative
    2655 Wakefield Place
    Fayetteville, AR 72703
    901-647-7459
    10/01/14-12/31/19
  • Alan Ostner
    Tree Service Community

    312 South Block
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    479-387-7900
    01/03/17-12/31/18
  • Community Citizen-at-Large
    Will Dockery
    4149 West Bradstreet Lane
    Fayetteville, AR 72704
    479-301-1972
    04/01/18-12/31/19
      
      
      


  • Amy Jones
    Community Citizen-at-Large

    1901 North Austin Drive
    Fayetteville, AR 72703
    201-313-6270
    01/03/17-12/31/18
  • Audra Rogers
    Community Citizen-at-Large

    737 West Skelton Street
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    479-841-8652
    01/03/17-12/31/18
  • Glenda Patterson
    Community Citizen-at-Large

    1106 St Andrews Circle
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    479-521-3274
    10/01/14-12/31/18