Student representative sought for Edmonds Citizens’ Tree Board

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A student representative is being sought to serve on the Edmonds Citizens’ Tree Board. The Tree Board actively encourages the planting, protecting and maintaining of trees for long-term community benefit.

“The Tree Board is a great community resource,” Chair Doug Peterson recently noted, “and the student representative position is a special opportunity. We don’t currently have a student on the Tree Board and look forward to filling the position soon.”

More information about the Tree Board is on the city’s website at www.edmondswa.gov/tree-board.html.

Student representatives must live within the Edmonds city limits, and be attending either high school or college. Preferred interests include: urban forestry, horticulture, and habitat enviroscaping.

The selected student typically serves one school year and may have the term renewed. Tree Board meetings are held the first Thursday of each month, starting at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Public Safety Complex, 250 5th Ave. N, Edmonds.  Members have the option of assisting with special events, such as tree planting for Arbor Day.

The application form is available on the City’s website or by emailing deni[email protected] or by picking up an application form at 121 5th Avenue North, Edmonds, 1st floor reception.

Anyone wishing to phone the City to have an application form mailed, may do so by calling the Development Services Department at 425-771-0220.  Persons leaving a voicemail message should remember to include their name, mailing address and ZIP code.

Applications must be submitted to the City by 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 23.

 

APPLICATION FORMS CAN BE FOUND AS FOLLOWS:

 

Online at:                www.edmondswa.gov  Go to Boards and Commissions under the government tab and click on current openings

Other:   Email:        [email protected]

              Phone:       425-771-0220

     City Hall:    First Floor Reception 121 5th Ave N Edmonds, WA. 

 

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