Tree Commission

The Town of Old Lyme has authority over all trees and shrubs located within streets, rights-of-way, parks, forests, and public spaces of the Town, as well as trees and shrubs located on private property that constitute a threat or hazard to public safety.

Consult Town Ordinance Chapter 156 (Trees and Shrubs) for information on the responsibilities of the Tree Commission and the Tree Warden.


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Commission Members

Name Title
Joanne DiCamillo Chair
Martha Hansen Recording Secretary
Anne Bing Member
Joan Flynn, MD Member
Michael Gaffey Member
Emily Griswold Member
Tom Degnan Tree Warden (ex-officio)