The Town of Berthoud Tree Advisory Committee was formed in 1980 to study, investigate, counsel and develop and/or update annually a written plan for the care, preservation, trimming, planting, re-planting, removal or disposition of trees and shrubs in public way streets and alleys.
The Tree Committee actively participates in the annual Arbor Day Celebration for the Town of Berthoud, and has been instrumental in the Town of Berthoud being named a Tree City USA by the National Arbor Day Foundation annually since 1983.
The Committee consists of seven members, a Board Liaison and one Staff Representative, as follows:
- Allen Owen (Committee Chair)
- Pat Karspeck (Committee Vice Chair)
- Grant Steffen (Secretary)
- Milan Karspeck
- Anthony Frederick
- Bob Schneider
- Laura Davis
The Staff Representative for the Tree Advisory Committee is Josh Embrey.
The Board Liaison for the Tree Advisory Committee is Paul Alaback.
The Tree Advisory Committee meets monthly on the 3rd Monday of the month at 6:00pm at Town Hall.