Shade Tree Commission

 

Approved List of Shade Trees:

  • Cherry
  • Kwanzen Cherry
  • Choke Cherry
  • Shubert Cherry
  • Yoshino Crabapple Dogwood Fruit Trees
  • Dwarf and Semi-Dwarf Holly Hawthorne
  • Cockspur Hawthorne
  • Washington Hawthorne
  • Dotted Hawthorne
  • English Hawthorne
  • Crimson Cloud Hawthorn
  • Winter King Juniper Maple
  • Paperbark Maple
  • Ricky Mountain Glow Maple
  • Tatarian Maple
  • Trident Magnolia
  • Jane Magnolia
  • Saucer Magnolia
  • Star Plum,
  • Vesuvius Purple Plum
  • Newport Purple
  • Pear, Silver Frost Weeping
  • Redbud,
  • Eastern*
  • Serviceberry*
  • Japanese Tree Lilac, Ivory Silk*

* Denotes Shade Tree Committee’s preferred tree species.
Permit Applications for Shade Tree Removal, Trimming, and Planting can be picked up in the Borough Secretary’s Office or download here.