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Green Ribbon Environmental Committee

Description:
The Green Ribbon Environmental Committee seeks to increase public participation in energy conservation and sustainable practices, helping the City serve the community through advancing environmental policy initiatives and programs. The Committee is supported by the Community Services Department.

Purpose:
The Green Ribbon Environmental Committee advises the City Council on matters related to climate protection, energy, recycling and waste management, sustainability, transportation, and water, as well as environmental and energy goals that are stated in the General Plan and related documents.

Meetings:
The Committee meets quarterly on the second Thursday of the appropriate month or as needed. 

Location:
To be determined

Time:
4:30-6:30 p.m.

Meeting Dates for 2015:
February 12
May 14
August 13
November 12

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Power:
Advisory only.

Appointments by City Council:
Two (2) City Council members appointed by the City Council, one (1) Planning Commissioner appointed by the Planning Commission, two (2) members appointed at-large by the City Council, five (5) members appointed by each City Council member. Currently, the following individuals serve on the Committee:

Guninder Bhalla
(Member at-large, appointed by the City Council)

Evan Chemers
(Appointed by Councilmember Shea)

Steven Chen
(Appointed by Councilmember Krom)

Beth Krom
(Appointed by the City Council)

John Morton
(Appointed by Mayor Pro Tem Lalloway)

Leo Rebele
(Appointed by Mayor Choi)

Lynn Schott
(Appointed by the City Council)

Scott Smith
(Member at-large, appointed by the City Council)

Note: Two Committee seats are currently vacant.