Shade Tree Committee / Permits Required for Tree Cutting

Tree cutting in Bernardsville requires a permit by Ordinance.

Application Pursuant to Tree Removal.

The Shade Tree Ordinance detailed requirements:


For further information call 908-766-3000 x119 or visit Suite 103 on the lower level at 1 Anderson Hill Rd.

The Bernardsville Shade Tree Committee meets at the Bernardsville Library, 1 Anderson Hill Road, Suite 103, on the 3rd Wednesday at 8:30am each month, excluding July and August.

2019 Members

  • Ed English
  • Dennis Galway
  • Macie Laffey
  • Barbara Mayurnik
  • Anne Peterson
  • Roberta Ruschmann
  • Ann Wazeter, Chair
  • Tom Wood
  • Johanna Wissinger, Environmental Committee Member
  • Jeff Hammond, Council Liaison

Annual Schedule of Meetings