The purpose of the Commission is to recommend policies and programs to the Mayor and Council and city staff relating to the environment and sustainability. Core to this mission is promoting a sustainable community through initiatives relating to natural resource management development, energy efficiency, watershed stewardship and protection, pollution prevention and public education. The Commission also provides feedback and recommendations regarding areas for improvement of the city's environmental programs and performance as requested by the Mayor and Council and maintains a list of expert contacts in the local community who can be utilized to advise the city on topics related to the environment as they arise.
|John Becker, Chair||June 1, 2020|
|Clark Reed||October 1, 2019|
|Lea Rosenbohm||September 1, 2018|
|Alicia Hosmer||October 1, 2019|
|Steve Sprague||February 1, 2020|
|Fedon Vayanis||February 1, 2019|
|Larissa Johnson||February 1, 2020|
|Monica Renee Saavoss||March 1, 2021|
|Seymour Garte||December 1, 2020|
Other Committee Opportunities
To better fulfill the role of the commission, committees were created in Watersheds, Energy and Climate Action. These groups meet independently of the full commission and work to achieve goals in each of the project areas. The commission invites all interested individuals who live, work or play in Rockville to participate in any or all of the following committees.
For more information and meeting location email or call 240-314-8870.
- Watersheds Committee meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m.
- Energy Committee meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
- Climate Action Committee meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.