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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Tree of the Month - Oct 2021 - Red Maple

Acer rubrum Red Maple 1

The red maple is a medium to large deciduous tree named for its distinctive red fall leaves, fruits, flowers and twigs. Its bark is smooth and grey but becomes furrowed, scaly and dark grey as the tree ages. Its leaves are 2.5 to 4 inches in length, with ...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Spotted Lantern Fly

Spotted Lantern Fly

The adult lantern flies have now emerged on the ailanthus tree. If these trees are growing in the municipal right of way, we will remove the trees and dispose of the debris. The stump is treated to prevent it from growing back. Unfortunately, these lanter...

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More information on the lantern fly Shade Tree Commission News