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Marple Tree Commission

Celebrating Arbor Day 2016 at the Thomas Massey House

Posted  June 30, 2016  by  admin

                    Thomas Massey House volunteers in colonial garb.   Members of the Marple Tree Commission, Thomas Massey House volunteers dressed in colonial garb, local residents, and Township officials, joined together on April 29 at the Thomas Massey House to celebrate Arbor Day with the planting of […]

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Margarita Thomas, pictured with her children William and Isabella, in 2012 when she and her husband Scott purchased a Re-Leaf tree.  In the fall of 2015, the entire Thomas family helped the Marple Tree Commission to plant Re-Leaf trees.
Marple Tree Commission

Spring 2016 Re-Leaf Trees for Sale!

Posted  February 17, 2016  by  admin

    Margarita Thomas with her children William and Isabella in 2012, when she and her husband Scott purchased a Re-Leaf tree. In the fall of 2015, the entire Thomas family helped the Marple Tree Commission to plant Re-Leaf trees.   CALL NOW TO ORDER YOUR TREE! CONTACT JANIS EGAN, OUR RE-LEAF COORDINATOR, AT: 610-356-5046   […]

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Marple Tree Commission

At Last! A Nursery for MTC!

Posted  January 25, 2016  by  admin

These volunteers are pleased with their work on MTC’s new nursery. Back row, left to right: Ernie Telgheider, Janis Egan, Marianne Price. Front row: Chase and Colbin Charron. Not pictured are Rick Ray and Bill Brainerd.   Trees! Trees! Trees! How will we store them until they are ready for planting? This is the question […]

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MTC Presents a Must-See Presentation on the Emerald Ash Borer!

Posted  November 2, 2015  by  admin

Neil Lipson and Jim Elliott have put together this must-see PowerPoint presentation on the threat of the Emerald Ash Borer beetle, affecting anyone who has ash trees on their property. Marianne Price and Rick Ray also contributed to this important project, to bring you the information you need to deal with this imminent threat. Click […]

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The impact of a community forest. Imagery provided by Google Earth.
Marple Tree Commission

Mission Statement

Posted  October 4, 2015  by  admin

“Recognizing that Marple Township’s community forest is essential to the health and well being of its residents, the Marple Tree Commission works to assure that the trees that grow within our township, on both public and private property, are respected and cared for. We seek to foster a sense of shared commitment by township residents […]

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