The Forestry & Parks Commission provides advice to the City on issues related to Sumner’s parks, recreational facilities, cemetery, trails, trees and planting strips. Members promote the responsible planting of trees and are responsible for developing and implementing the Urban Forestry Strategy plan as well as the requirements to fulfill “Tree City USA” status.
Members serve four-year terms, and a majority of the membership must be residents of the City of Sumner.
Gene McCaul – Chair
Derek Barry, Public Works Manager