Environment & Sustainability

Committee Chair:

Councillor O'Malley

Committee Vice Chair: 

Councillor Baker

Committee Members: 

Councillors Ciommo, LaMattina, Pressley

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Committee Description:

Committee on Environment and Sustainability, which shall concern itself with environmental issues of residents, including the impact of industry on quality of life. The committee shall concern itself with the natural resources of the city, issues of air, land, and water pollution, as well as recycling and other resource recovery efforts issues related to waste disposal and land reclamation.  The committee shall examine technologies and innovations regarding energy savings and efficiency. The committee shall have oversight of the Environment Department and trash collection and recycling operations within Public Works.