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Tree Commission

The Tree Commission is a five member advisory board that meets to consider business related to the Town's tree protection ordinance.  The scope of the Tree Commission, and the Town's tree protection ordinance, is outlined in Chapter 21, Zoning, Article XVII (Sec. 21-157 through Sec. 21-170). Regular Tree Commission Meetings are held on the 4th Monday of each month at 5:00 P.M. in the Town Hall Council Chambers. The application submission deadline for next months meeting is the 5:00 P.M. at Town Hall the Friday after the meeting. Submission dates and meeting dates are listed below. 

Public input for agenda items may be submitted by until noon the day of the meeting. Please submit correspondence to the Board at

Boards and Commissions Positions Available

The Town of Sullivan’s Island seeks residents interested in serving on the Town’s Boards and Commissions for seats expiring September 2021. Tree Commission: Two (2) seats for 3-year terms ending September 2024- The application can be found here. (PDF)

Appointed Commissioners will receive training provided by the Town. Interested residents should submit application packet by 5pm on Friday, August 13, 2021. Please contact Pamela Otto at or (843)883-5744, at Town Hall (2056 Middle St./PO Box 427) with applications or questions. 


  • Mary English
  • Donivon Glassburn
  • Milton Langley
  • Caroline Pennington
  • Nat Robb

Current Applications

To review the current applications before the Tree Commission please visit Applications Before the Tree Commission.

Meeting Schedule and Submission Deadlines
Submission Deadline Meeting Date Agenda
January 4, 2021 January 25, 2021 January Tree Commission Agenda (PDF)
January 29, 2021 February 22, 2021 February Tree Commission cancelled
February 26, 2021 March 29, 2021 March Tree Commission Agenda (PDF)
April 2, 2021 April 26, 2021 April Tree Commission cancelled
April 30, 2021 June 1, 2021 May Tree Commission cancelled
June 4, 2021 June 28, 2021 June Tree Commission cancelled
July 2, 2021 July 26, 2021 July Tree Commission Agenda
July 30, 2021 August 30, 2021 August Tree Commission Agenda
September 3, 2021 September 27, 2021 September Tree Commission Agenda
October 1, 2021 October 25, 2021 October Tree Commission Agenda
October 29, 2021 November 29, 2021 November Tree Commission Agenda
December 3, 2021 December 28, 2021 December Tree Commission Agenda


Minutes of the Tree Commission meetings are not available until approved by formal vote of the Board. Therefore, meeting minutes are normally posted after approval the following month. The current years minutes can be found below. Prior meeting minutes can be found on the Archived Tree Commission Minutes page.

2021 Approved Minutes

  • January 25, 2021 Tree Commission Minutes
  • February 22, 2021 Tree Commission Cancelled
  • March 29, 2021 Tree Commission Minutes
  • April 26, 2021 Tree Commission Cancelled
  • June 1, 2021 Tree Commission Cancelled
  • June 28, 2021 Tree Commission Cancelled
  • July 26, 2021 Tree Commission Minutes
  • August 30, 2021 Tree Commission Minutes
  • September 27, 2021 Tree Commission Minutes
  • October 25, 2021 Tree Commission Minutes
  • November 29, 2021 Tree Commission Minutes
  • December 28, 2021 Tree Commission Minutes