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Sustainability Committee Sustainability Committee - Created in 2010

The Town of Lewisboro has been exploring and is interested in promoting various initiatives which relate to energy and sustainability, such as energy conservation, renewable energy, alternatives to automobile transportation, green building technology, waste and material management, local food and related “green jobs”.

The Town Board has authorized the creation of a Sustainability Advisory Committee to assist with this work. The Committee shall consist of nine members, each serving for two year terms. Its role is to:

Sustainability Committee Members

Currently active initiatives include collaborations with other area towns in the Northern Westchester Energy Action Coalition along with Sustainable Westchester and various other local and county groups.  These alliances help to effectively leverage state and federal grants.  Likewise, the Lewisboro Sustainability committee partners with the Katonah-Lewisboro School district's Sustainability Committee to explore town-wide recycling and waste options.

 

Chairperson

Robert Karpel