Tree Plaques

Since the Tree Board was formed in 1995, numerous trees have been planted in the City of Bel Aire. Many of these trees were planted with a dedication plaque. Below is a comprehensive list of all trees with plaques planted in Bel Aire, and where to find them. 






1995

Dale Wing
Memorial Tree,
Parks & Recreation Commission (Arbor Day)
City Hall
Oak

1996

Milton Mills
Memorial Tree,
Police Chief (Arbor Day)
City Hall
Oak

1997

Herb Irick
Memorial Tree
Planning Commission (Arbor Day)
City Hall
Oak

1997

Elsie Eaton
Memorial Tree, Volunteer
City Hall
Oak

1998

Charles Eaton
Mayor & Council
(Arbor Day)
City Hall
Oak

1999

Wm. E. Brookhouser
Mayor (Arbor Day)
Brookhouser Park
Oak

2000

James J. Jackson
Planning Commission (Arbor Day)
Denise Park
Oak

2001

Dale Walter
Mayor (Arbor Day)
Bel Aire Park
Oak

2001

Beems Family
Gift from the Family
Bel Aire Park
Maple

2001

Victims of 9/11
Memorial Tree,
9/11
Bel Aire Park
Unknown

2002

Bev Dunning
Planning Commission
(Arbor Day)
Eagle Lake Park
Sawtooth Oak

2002

H. Duane Johnson
Memorial Tree, Volunteer
45th & Oliver
Unknown

2002

Not Applicable
Freedom Tree
37th & Oliver
Unknown

2003

Lyle Ackerman
Mayor & Council
(Arbor Day)
Eagle Lake Park
Oak

2006

Harold & Carolyn Smith
Mayor/Volunteers
(Arbor Day)
Bel Aire Park
Oak

2007

Richard Sutter
Memorial Tree,
Tree Board (Arbor Day)
City Hall
Pear

2008

Ellie Skokan
Volunteer
(Arbor Day)
City Hall
Maple

2009

Gary O'Neal
Mayor & Council
(Arbor Day)
City Hall
Pear

2010

Stephanie & Don Lentz
Tree Board Members
(Arbor Day)
Central Park
Chinese Pistache

2010

Randy Jackson
WSU Plane Crash Survivor
Bel Aire Park
Survivor Tree

2010

Dennis & Cheryl McCallum
House Fire Survivors
McCallum's Home
Survivor Tree

2011

Betty Martine
Deputy City Clerk
(Arbor Day)
City Hall
Lacebark Elm

2012

Carolyn Marlier
Memorial Tree,
City Council (Arbor Day)
Central Park
Unknown

2012

Bel Aire Tree Board
See plaque
Central Park
Honeylocust

2013

Kae Bowles
Memorial Tree,
Tree Board (Arbor Day)
Central Park
Sawtooth Oak

2014

Sgt. Alex Funcheon
Memorial Tree,
Fallen Soldier (Arbor Day)
Central Park
Chinese Pistache

2015

Moe & Kathy Terrebonne
Tree Board Members
(Arbor Day)
Central Park
Chinese Pistache

2016

Sedgwick Co. Fire Dept.
Public Service (Arbor Day)
Bel Aire Fire Station #37
Survivor Tree

2017

Not Applicable
(Arbor Day)
Central Park
Flashfire Maple

2018

Bel Aire Lions Club
Volunteer Service
(Arbor Day)
Bel Aire Recreation Center
Southern Magnolia cultivar "Bracken's Brown Beauty"

Unknown

Not Applicable
Tree Top Nursery
Gift to the City
Central Park
Pine

Unknown

Not Applicable
Bel Aire Tree Board
Gift to the City
City Hall
Survivor Tree