• 30 Tree City USA Awards (through 2022)
  • 2 Tree City USA Growth Awards (1992 and 1994)
  • Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award, Healthy Ecosystems Category for Ewa Zak (2014)
  • Green Community Achievement Award nomination by the River Road Assn. for Ewa Zak (1996)
  • New Jersey Native Plant Society Award of Excellence in Design for Ewa Zak (Public/Government Category)—River Road Hedgerow Restoration (1997)
  • International Society of Arboriculture—Gold Leaf Award for the best Arbor Day Program in New Jersey (1997)

Landmark Trees

The Committee has compiled a list of Montgomery Twp. Landmark Trees. The current champion is a white ash measuring 16 feet 11 inches in circumference. See our latest list of Landmark Trees below. If you have a candidate for our list (over 6 feet in circumference for tall trees and over 3 feet in circumference for understory trees, both at 4.5 feet from the ground), please send the information about your tree along with your name, address, and telephone number via email to Shade Tree Committee.

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