Shade Tree Commission 2024


  • 7 pm
  • 1st Monday of every month (September TBD)
  • 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.

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
  • Cathy Kniffin - 2nd Alternate
  • Michael Ramos, 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