Tree Board


Great Bend is a proud member of Tree City USA! The Great Bend Tree Board serves as an advisory board to help beautify the City by the planting of approved species. The Tree Board has established a rebate program that can be utilized by the residents of the city. The Board has also established a dead tree removal program that can be utilized by residents.


  • Charles Waknitz, President
  • Judy Reed, Secretary
  • Lisa Whipple
  • Toni Rice
  • Michael Fletcher, Arborist
  • Doug Burt, Arborist, City Rep.

For more information on our Tree Rebate Program, see brochure here (PDF).

To contact any member of the Tree Board, please call (620) 793-4160.