Shade Tree Commission

The Shade Tree Commission meets on an as-needed basis.

The Shade Tree Commission addresses problems with trees and determines what the needs are for the City of Owatonna in connection to its tree planting program. Commission Members recommend the variety of trees to be planted on boulevards or in parks. They address questions or concerns regarding construction projects that may interfere with existing boulevard trees.

Board MemberTerm
Gary Schwartz2024
Caleb Whalen2028
Jon Simon2026
Kaye Fransen2026
Nikk Dickerson2025
Doug Elsner2028
Ron Segner2024