Environmental Quality Commission

Agendas and minutes

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Name Email
Term expires
Josie Gaillard
Email n/a April 30, 2023
Tom Kabat Email n/a April 30, 2022
Janelle London Email n/a  April 30, 2024
Deborah Martin Email n/a April 30, 2021
James Payne - Vice Chair
Email n/a April 30, 2024
Ryann Price - Chair
Email n/a April 30, 2022
Rebecca Turley
Email  n/a April 30, 2023

Roles and responsibilities

The Environmental Quality Commission is charged primarily with advising the City Council on matters involving environmental protection, improvement and sustainability.

Commission priorities

  • Assist in developing sustainable building policies and programs for private and public development projects
  • Develop a community-wide environmental sustainability policy with metrics to measure and evaluate progress
  • Develop and evaluate resource conservation and pollution prevention programs and policies, such as solid waste reduction and water conservation
  • Implement Climate Action Plan
  • Maximize the urban canopy through programs and policies