Tree & Landscape Advisory Committee

Committee Description

The City of Bentonville's Tree and Landscape Advisory Committee serves as an advisory committee to Planning Commission, City Council and 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.

Regular Meetings

The Tree & Landscape Advisory Committee meets the third Thursday of the month at 10:00 a.m. in the city's Community Development Building located at 305 SW A Street, Bentonville, AR 72712, 2nd floor.


Click here to view the by-laws.

Tree & Landscape Advisory Committee Members

Name  Phone & 
Term Expires Ex-officio
Scott Eccleston (479) 418-5731 11/14/2020 No
Nathan Lembke (479) ###-#### 7/25/2020 No
David Short  (479) 936-6089 5/23/2020 No
Chris Sooter  (479) 366-1551 12/31/2021 No
Ralph Weber (479) 254-8262 12/31/2021 No

Award Nomination Forms

Tree City USA

Bentonville has earned and maintained Tree City USA status for 20 consecutive years and received the Tree City USA Growth Award in 2005 and 2011.

City Staff Contact

For more information, please contact Danielle Semsrott, AICP, Senior Planner, via email or phone at (479) 271-3122.