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The City of Bloomington Tree Commission was established by City Ordinance 92-48, section 12.24.230, adopted November 1992.

The Tree Commission recently completed the Bloomington Tree Care Manual for the care of public trees. (PDF 8.36 MB)

Tree Commission Meetings



About the Tree Commission


Statutory Authority: BMC 2.12.150


Appointee Appointed By Term Expiration Date
(Vacant) Board of Public Works 2020-01-31
George Hegeman Common Council 2019-01-31
Tom Coleman Common Council 2019-01-31
(Vacant) Environmental Commission 2020-01-31
Mia Williams Mayor 2020-01-31
David Dilcher Mayor 2018-01-31
Laurel Cornell Board of Park Commissioners 2018-01-31
Lee Huss Urban Forestry 2018-01-31

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Contact Info

Members of the Tree Commission may be contacted through Lee Huss, Bloomington's urban forester, by phone at 812.349.3716 or via e-mail at


Seven members serving for three-year terms

Information in Tree Commission