Robert Stanley, Consulting Arborist and owner of Tree Keepers was recently hired by the Town of Ridgely as the Town Arborist, to advise Ridgely’s Tree Commission in matters involving its trees. Stanley, who is registered and certified consulting Arborist with the American Society of Consulting Arborists, is also one of 1319 Certified Tree Risk Assessor’s worldwide.

Recent pruning of trees in the town is part of the Town’s investment and early intervention regarding its trees.  The Ridgely Tree Commission, which has been in existence for seven years, plants 12 trees a year and volunteers to keep a watchful eye for the welfare of Ridgely’s trees. For more information on Ridgely’s Tree Commission, contact President Joanne Shipley at 410-634-2303.

Ridgely Town Arborist
Pictured left to right are Joanne Shipley of the Ridgely Tree Commission and Ridgely Town Arborist Robert Stanley.

They are examining the pruning completed on an at-risk tree by Delmarva Power linemen at Fifth and Maple Streets in Ridgely.