Environmental Quality Commission

Agendas and minutes


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Members


Name Email
Phone
Term expires
Allan Bedwell
Email 650-623-6157 April 30, 2020
Chris DeCardy Email 650-473-9116 April 30, 2018
Janelle London - Vice Chair Email n/a April 30, 2020
Scott Marshall Email n/a April 30, 2019
Deborah Martin - Chair Email n/a April 30, 2017
Christina Smolke
Email 650-799-6872
April 30, 2018
Joyce Dickerson Email n/a April 30, 2019

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