The Abington Township STC was created in 1975. The Commission’s duties are provided in Chapter 42 of the Code of the Township of Abington. Some of these responsibilities fall under the auspices of a township department rather than the volunteer STC board.
Our mission centers on improving the canopy of trees across the township:
The following priorities guide our work:
The Abington Township Shade Tree Commission is a volunteer organization, comprised of five members who are appointed by the Abington Township Board of Commissioners, each for a 5-year term. Current appointees are:
The STC benefits significantly from the time and contributions from many, including associate members who participate regularly in STC meetings and events. Current associate members are: