Shade Tree Committee

The Bernardsville Shade Tree Committee meets at Borough Hall in the Conference Room the 3rd Wednesday at 8:30am each month, excluding July and August. For a complete list of meeting dates visit the “Community Calendar” section of the website. All meetings are subject to change. For further information call 908-766-3000 x123.

Tree cutting in Bernardsville requires a permit. Application can be viewed below:

Application Pursuant to Tree Removal

2017 Members

  • Ann Walsh Wazeter, Chair
  • Ed English
  • Dennis Galway
  • Joe Latino
  • Lou Matlack
  • Anne Peterson
  • Roberta Ruschmann
  • Johanna Wissinger, Environmental Committee Member
  • Bill Youngblood, Council Liaison

The full text of the Shade Tree Ordinance is available online: CHAPTER XIII TREE PROTECTION