City Park and Community Forestry Board
The Haysville City Park and Community Forestry Board is responsible for the establishment and care of all City parks, and is responsible for developing/updating and administering a written plan for the care, replacement, maintenance, and removal or disposition of trees and shrubs in the parks, along streets and in other public areas.
The City Park and Community Forestry Board is comprised of five members - one councilmember, who serves as the ex-officio chairperson, and one person from each ward in Haysville.
Russ Kessler - Chairman
Kelly Sullivan - Ward I
Tom Coleman - Ward III
Luetta Yoder - Ward III
Ken Bell - Ward IV
Haysville has been named a Tree City USA by the National Arbor Day Foundation to honor its commitment to its community forest. It is the 12th year Haysville has received this national recognition.
The Tree Board holds an annual Arbor Day Planting on May 3.
The City Park and Community Forestry Board meets at 5:15 p.m. on the 1st Mondays (excluding holidays) of each month at Public Works, 401 S. Jane. These meetings are open to the public.