Muncie Urban Forestry Committee

Mission: The purpose of the Urban Forestry Committee is to promote and protect the public health, safety, and general welfare of the City of Muncie by providing for the regulation of planting, maintenance, and removal of trees, shrubs, and other vegetation within the city.


  • 3rd Wednesday of every month at 1:00pm
  • Located at the Building Commissioner's Conference Room on the 3rd Floor of City Hall

Urban Forestry Committee

Each member will serve for a three-year term or until such member no longer represents the entity from which they were appointed or the appointing officer or group elects to replace such person. Committee members and their appointment:

  • Brad King - Chair, mayoral appointment
  • Adam Berland - Secretary, mayoral appointment
  • Mari Streetman - mayoral appointment
  • Linda Hayes - Streets, mayoral appointment
  • Deb Wise - Parks, mayoral appointment
  • Rick Zeigler - CEP appointment
  • Malcolm Cairns - CEP appointment
  • Roni Johnson - CEP appointment
  • Austin Weiland - MDCB appointment
  • Kellie McClellan - Urban Forester

Agendas, minutes and Urban Forester Reports are available upon request.  Please email Adam Berland for request. 

Urban Forestry Program page

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Office of the Mayor
The Honorable Daniel Ridenour

Muncie City Hall
Third Floor
300 N High Street
Muncie, IN 47305
(765) 747-4845
8am - 4pm (M-F)