Wednesday, August 15, 2018
50 E. Main Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
9:00am ‐ 3:30pm
Why Attend this Meeting?
Each year we hold the annual summer meeting of the NEPA Community Tree Association in a different community that
we showcase through an afternoon field trip. The summer meetings allow communities to network and learn from
each other, develop friendships and future partnerships. This year we are visiting Bloomsburg and touring downtown
and campus trees while learning about community tree management
Bloomsburg’s Community Forest ‐ Sylvia Costa, Bloomsburg Shade Tree Commission
TreeVitalize & Bare Root Tree Update
Trees and Sidewalks—Finding Solutions that Work
Contracting Tree Work—Saving Money and Avoiding Pialls
Learning from Local Programs ‐ Shade Tree Commission Panel Discussion
Tree Selection Exercise ‐ Selecting Tough Trees for Tough Sites
Walking Tour of Downtown Bloomsburg and University Trees
Meet and Network with others who are interested in Community Forestry.
Lunch will be provided by the Tree Association ‐ Tree Commissioners Must Register
To register for this program, contact Vinnie Cotrone at 570‐825‐1701 or
email [email protected] and provide the names of attendees.
We need you to register so we have a count for lunch!
The Town of Bloomsburg will be providing us with parking permits for your car windshield so we can avoid feeding meters for
street side parking. If you wish to obtain a printable permit before the meeting, email [email protected]
Campus map ‐ https://intranet.bloomu.edu/map