Community help is being requested. Contact your State and Federal Representatives. Read more from Council President, John Gabriel, and get sample letters and a list of addresses at the link below.
Anne NaugleJerry Western
Ohio Chapter ISA
The tree commission was created under the auspices of Tree City USA, with direction and help from the Ohio Division of Forestry/ Urban Forestry. Tree City USA, within the Arbor Day Foundation, provides direction, assistance, and national recognition to communities to manage and enhance their municipal forests.
Vermilion has been Tree City USA for 11 years and received Growth Awards 4 times during those 11 years.
Learn more about Tree City USA
To become a Tree City USA community, four standards must be met:
Celebrating Arbor Day with a Proclamation from Mayor Forthofer and tree planting at Sailorway Middle School.
Codified Ordinance Vermilion Tree Commission