Tree Advisory Board

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Name Term Phone Address
Sarah Torff 07/16/2018 to 02/28/2022 125 Little Meadow Road
Shavaun Towers 05/05/2014 to 02/28/2017 440 Three Mile Course
Shirley Girioni 02/19/2013 to 02/28/2017 (203) 453-5986 199 Whitfield Street
John Cunningham 02/19/2013 to 02/28/2016 310 State Street
Estelle Nussbaum 08/01/2016 to 02/28/2019 63 Fair Street
Kevin Magee, Tree Warden

ESTABLISHED: Established by the Town of Guilford Tree Ordinance adopted by the Board of Selectmen June 21, 1993.

CHARGE/DUTIES: The Tree Advisory Board is charged with assisting the Town Tree Warden in assuring that an appropriate tree or trees and shrub or shrubs are planted in properly designated locations, with serving as the Tree Warden’s assistants on occasions where contractors, public utilities contractors or Town laborers are working in or adjacent to Town trees and with insuring that the intent and provisions of this Tree Ordinance are carried out to the fullest extent possible.

ELECTED/APPOINTED: Board of Selectmen, at June 21, 1993 meeting, authorized the First Selectman to appoint members.

MEMBERSHIP: Town Tree Warden and four other members. The Board of Selectmen, at June 21, 1993 meeting, agreed that the board should be made up of representatives of the Conservation Commission, Guilford Preservation Alliance, Guilford Garden Club and Leetes Island Garden Club.

LENGTH OF TERM: Four-year terms.

MEETING DATE/TIME/PLACE: Meetings are held as necessary.

EXPERIENCE AND/OR INTEREST NECESSARY/PREFERRED TO BE A MEMBER: Members should have a working knowledge of the habitat, planting, growth, care and placing of trees and shrubs.