The Tree Commission consists of 10 members appointed by the Augusta Commission plus an additional two members appointed by the Richmond County Legislative Delegation. All appointments are for four-year terms and vacancies are filled for the unexpired terms. All terms expire on March 30 of the applicable year, and new terms begin on April 1 of the applicable year.
All members shall be residents of Augusta, Georgia and serve without compensation, although they may be reimbursed for authorized expenses. The Georgia Forestry Commission Urban Forester may serve as an ex-officio member.
Members are generally from, but not limited to, the following fields of association:
|Henry J. Frischknecht||3|
|Roy Simkins, Chairman||4|
|Jarrel A. Gibson||5|
|Rev. Ronald Freeman||Legislative|