City Trees

September/October 2016

City Trees is a premier publication focused on urban + community forestry. In each issue, you’ll learn how to best manage the trees in your community and more!

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City Trees is the journal of the Society of Municipal Arborists, and is published bimonthly. The SMA is a Professional Affiliate of the ISA. President: Jeremy Barrick, Cambridge, MA Vice President: Joe Benassini, Sacramento, CA Past President: David Lefcourt, Cambridge, MA Executive Director: Jerri J. LaHaie, CAE P.O. Box 641 Watkinsville, GA 30677 Phone: (706) 340-5916 Executive Board: 2016 Keith Cline, Fairfax, VA 2016 Darren Green, Alexandria, LA 2017 Casey Jogerst, Portland, OR 2017 Nathan Slack, Ventura, CA 2018 Sarah Morris, Charlotte, NC ISA Representative: Bob Benjamin, Lombard, IL Editorial Review Committee Chair: Brett O'Brien, Columbia, MO Melinda Adams, Fort Worth, TX Adrina Bardekijan, Toronto, ON Steve Cothrel, Upper Arlington, OH Allison Craig, Toronto, ON Owen Croy, Surrey, BC Emily Hamilton, Surrey, BC Jamie Kirby, Missoula, MT Felipe Alberto Fuentes Ramírez Calera de Tango, Chile Tami Sadonoja, Hamilton, ON Jeff Shimonski, Miami, FL Steve Shurtz, Baton Rouge, LA Herb White, Wilmington, DE Kristin Wild, Willow Grove, PA SMA Web Site: Subscription Inquiries: or call: (217) 355-9411 (press 3 for membership) Story Ideas/Editorial Inquiries: Contact City Trees Editor Michelle Sutton for Writer's Guidelines before sending submisions. Advertising Rates & Calendar: Contact City Trees Editor Michelle Sutton at (845) 834-2779 or Graphic Designer: Chris Deis Advertising Billing: Jerri LaHaie, (706) 340-5916 Disclaimer: No endorsement or any state- ment of claims in advertisements or articles is assumed by City Trees, the editorial staff, the Society of Municipal Arborists, or its officers and members. The use of trade, firm, corporation, vendor, or proprietary product name is for the information and convenience of the reader. Such use does not constitute an eval- uation, conclusion, recommen- dation, endorsement, or approval of any products or service to the exclusion of others. Photos and art used in City Trees are copy- right to their respective owners and are reproduced in City Trees for illustrative purposes only. Your Name: __________________________________________________________ City or Company: ______________________________________________________ Office Address: ________________________________________ Zip + 4 __________ Home Address if preferred: ______________________________ Zip + 4 __________ Phone: ( ) ______________________FAX: ( ) _______________________ E-mail: ______________________________ City Population: __________________ Job title, or if student, your major: _________________________________________ MAIL THIS INVOICE FORM TO: International Society of Arboriculture, Membership Department P.O. Box 3129 Champaign, IL 61826 Questions? Call: (888) 472-8733 (press 3 for membership) or email: Please make your check payable to: The Society of Municipal Arborists and check which type of membership you are applying for, on list below. Tax I.D. #31-1020171 Types of Memberships Professional – Persons actively engaged in municipal arboriculture or in related fields such as: city forester, city arborist, shade tree commissioner, tree warden, or any persons officially in charge of street or park tree planting and management, or their assistants. Category also county, state, or federal employees who are charged with responsibility of assisting municipalities with arboriculture needs. Non- commercial people in fields related to arboriculture, such as: landscape architects, scientists, and managers of arboreta can apply. Annual dues are $85.00. Apply for Membership in the SMA Today and Enjoy the Benefits! INVOICE for Annual Membership in The Society of Municipal Arborists Municipal –This group includes cities and towns with the same privileges as a cor- porate member with one vote and up to five non-voting members at an additional $25 per person. Annual dues are $150. Affiliate –This group includes non-professional individuals, who are not eligible for membership in another category, such as members of non-profits, state councils, and allied professions who are not currently employed in an urban forestry posi- tion. This category has no voting rights. Annual dues are $50. Senior – This subcategory of Professional membership includes retired municipal arborists. Annual dues are $50.00. Student – This subcategory of Professional membership includes full-time stu- dents of a college or horticultural school, enrolled in arboriculture. Annual dues are $50.00. Corporate – Membership for commercial companies representing products and services of the arboriculture field. Corporate members are entitled to one voting member, and employees of the company are entitled to discount non-voting mem- berships at $35 a year. Annual dues are $150.00. Subscription to City Trees – Annual subscription for libraries and universities $60.00. ❐ Professional ($85) ❐ Municipal ($150) ❐ Affiliate ($50) ❐ Senior ($50) ❐ Student ($50) ❐ Corporate ($150) Please list names and email for those additional Corporate or Municipal Memberships at $35 each. ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ I, the undersigned, wish to apply for membership in the Society of Municipal Arborists. I agree to observe all the rules of the Society and to participate as I am able in furthering its objectives. Applicant's Signature ________________________________________________________ Date __________ 9

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