40 Years – Maintaining a Culture of Growth

Aerial photo of Cumberland Valley Tree Service Chambersburg

If you take a picture of a tree on the day that you plant it, and then visit it forty years later, the difference will be vast – to the point that you might even doubt that it’s the same tree. But if you had visited that tree every day for forty years, you would […]

40 Years – Maintaining a Culture of Safety at CVTS-L

Man in red shirt and helmet talking about helmet training

When CVTS-L was founded by George Pogue Sr. in 1978, he already had more than 20 years of experience in the tree care industry. While a mentor helped George Sr. navigate the business and customer service side of things, George Pogue Jr. was taking it all in. Once the reins were handed over to him […]

CVTS-L’s 2017 Christmas Tree Wrap-Up (Pictures!)

Christmas Tree - Chambersburg

As ISA-Certified Arborists, we love trees year-round, but during the month of December, when Christmas trees start popping up around town, it seems like the community almost catches up with us. Here are a few ways that trees have dominated Cumberland Valley Tree Service – Landscaping’s holiday season including: Erecting a 30’ tree in downtown […]

CVTS-L Overcomes Obstacles to Remove a Giant

5 men working on 80 foot tree

On Saturday, May 20, five tree care professionals and a crane operator worked for nearly 13 hours to remove an 80-foot-tall Silver Maple tree from a property in Harrisburg. The 80-foot tall tree with an 80-foot canopy spread was estimated to be about 125 years old, but it needed to be removed because it had […]

Evan Brumfield: Maryland Licensed Tree Expert

Man sitting on large tree trunk with chainsaw

Encouraging Employees to Continue Their Arboreal Education Ensures that Our Customers Always Get Expert-Level Service As of May 10, Evan Brumfield, is officially a Licensed Tree Expert (LTE) in the state of Maryland! Evan has been with Cumberland Valley Tree Service – Landscaping for three years now, and he is currently our Recruiting Coordinator, an […]

One of Pennsylvania’s largest oak trees topples

Tree Root out of the ground

Jim Hook , jhook@publicopinionnews.com Published 4:35 p.m. ET Jan. 25, 2017 | Updated 7:29 a.m. ET Jan. 26, 2017 One of Pennsylvania’s largest oak trees topples MONT ALTO – One of Pennsylvania’s largest oak trees has fallen. The trunk of the champion black oak is more than 6 feet in diameter. Penn State Mont Alto […]