Shade Tree Commission


  • 7 pm
  • 1st Monday of every month
  • Municipal Building
    416 New Jersey Avenue
    Point Pleasure Beach, NJ 08742
    (Unless publicized to be held at another time or location.)

Meetings may be live streamed and accessed at Point Pleasant Beach Townhall Youtube page.

Changes will be posted to the Borough's website. All meetings are open to the public. Formal actions may be taken.

The June 30, 2023 and September 1, 2023 meetings of the Shade Tree Commission have been Canceled.

The following Shade Tree Commission meetings have been Added

  • Monday, August 7, 2023 at 7 pm and Thursday, August 31, 2023 at 7 pm

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Anne Lightburn (Chair)
  • Mary Ellin Mallazzo
  • Peter Ritchings
  • David Smith
  • Louise Stillufsen
  • Tracey Lipary - 1st Alternate
  • Caryn Byrnes, Council Liaison


The Shade Tree Commission has planted thirty street trees along Arnold Avenue and is currently expanding that project to other streets throughout the town. Volunteers always welcome.

Tree Replanting

There are a few acceptable street tree types.

Not Acceptable: Bradford Pear!

Invasive Plants & Trees

Invasive Plant Species

Reports and Documents