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 Named 2014 Tree City USA

and Growth Award Recipient!




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

Debi Havner

Chris Sooter  

Scott Eccleston



By-Laws (Amended 02/28/14)



Staff Contact

Danielle Shasteen, AICP, Senior Planner

(479) 271-6826






Due to the weather forecast, the Tree Giveaway scheduled for Saturday, April 29th from 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. was CANCELLED.  A pickup has been RESCHEDULED for Tuesday, May 2 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Bentonville Community Center. 


Spring Tree Giveaway Information


Register for Tree Giveaway



To be added to the contact list for future giveaways, please e-mail Danielle Shasteen, 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