The Beautification Committee is a subcommittee of Planning and Zoning.  The Beautification Team:

  • develops and implements projects to improve neighborhood common greenspaces and to enhance neighborhood identification and pride of place.
  • maintains and improves 19 landscaped beds on Brook Road and 2 on Chamberlayne Avenue as of 2021.
  • maintains a courtyard garden at Ginter Park Elementary School and continues a schoolyard tree project there.
  • completes the Annual Tree Survey and facilitates the neighborhood’s participation in the City of Richmond Adopt a Tree Program.

Volunteers who enjoy gardening, landscaping, outdoor projects and connecting with neighbors are appreciated. Contact a co-chair to volunteer.

The Board is seeking a Co-chair to share leadership with Steve Welton, and you may volunteer by contacting Susan Rebillot at

Teresa McGurn Davis and Susan Rebillot lead the GPRA Tree Team, which coordinates neighborhood participation in the City Adopt a Tree Program.  Contact them at