Tree & Landscape Committee

305 SW A Street
Bentonville, AR 72712
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday
Phone: (479) 271-3122
Fax: (479)271-5906
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The City of Bentonville Tree & Landscape Advisory Committee serves as an advisory committee to the City Council and to City Staff working to maintain, improve, renew and protect the urban forest in public rights-of-way, as well as to share information with the public, enhance appreciation of trees, promote proper tree care, and encourage participation in the development of Bentonville’s urban forest.


Bentonville Recertified as a Tree City USA for the 19th Consecutive Year!




The Tree and Landscape Committee meets on the 4th Thursday of each month at 10:00 a.m. in the Community Development Building.

* Subject to change




David Short

Chris Sooter  

Scott Eccleston

Nathan Lembke

Ralph Weber



By-Laws (Amended 02/28/14)



Staff Contact

Danielle Semsrott, AICP, Senior Planner

(479) 271-3122



To be added to the contact list for future tree giveaways, please e-mail Danielle Semsrott, Senior Planner at
To qualify for City of Bentonville tree giveaways, you must be a Bentonville resident and specifically receive utility services (electric, water, sewer) from the City of Bentonville (NOT Carroll Electric).



Nomination Forms


Residential Landscape Award


Commercial Landscape Award


Related Links


Arkansas Forestry Commission


Tree City USA


Arkansas Urban Forestry Council


Tree Selection Wizard