Urban Forestry Committee


Created pursuant to Chapter 2.52 of the Municipal Code, the Committee is established as a permanent committee of the Park and Recreation Board. The Committee makes recommendations to the City Forester and Parks & Recreation Board concerning the care of city trees and shrubs

The Committee consists of  five citizen members, each serving three year terms, staggered annually. One member of the Plan and Architectural Review Commission and one member of the Park and Recreation Board shall be appointed to the Urban Forestry Committee. In addition, the City Forester or his/her designee shall serve as the nonvoting staff liaison to the Whitewater Urban Forestry Committee.

Agendas & Minutes

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

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Staff Support

City Representative- City Forester
Brian Neumeister
Phone: 262-473-0560
Email Brian Neumeister


  • Park & Recreation Board Representative
    Jan Bilgen
    178 N. Park Street
    Phone: 262-472-1079
    Email Jan Bilgen
  • Plan and Architectural Review Commission Representative
    Sherry Stanek
    415 S Douglas Court
    Phone: 920-723-6273
    Email Sherry Stanek
  • Citizen Member
    Koller Stettler
    206 N. Park Street
    Phone: 262-374-0940
    Email Koller Stettler