Environmental Committee

Environmental Committee graphic with globe and buildings

Meetings 

  • 5:30 p.m.
  • 2nd Tuesday of the month
  • Conference Room at City Hall
    440 Harcourt Avenue
    Seaside, CA 93955

Members 

The Environmental Committee consists of eight members appointed to a three-year term of office.


About the Commission 

The Environmental Committee investigates and advocates sound environmental policy and action in the areas of air quality, water quality, energy and waste management, flora and fauna protection and community planning.


Objectives 

The objectives of the Commission are to:

  • Review and comment on City ordinances, policies and programs and state mandates relate to environmental regulations, risks and pollution abatement, clean water, air and energy, flora, fauna and biome protection and community planning topics expressly beyond the realm of the Planning Commission.  
  • Serve in advisory capacity to the City Council, commissions, committees, and boards on related issues
  • Identify strategic environmental goals for the City and estimate resources needed to accomplish these goals; investigate funding to implement programs to benefit the community
  • Develop policies and plans for increasing environmental awareness in cooperation with other public and private agencies to include school districts

Application 

If you are interested in being considered for service on a City Board or Commission, please download an application (PDF).


Contact Us 

For more information regarding the Environmental Committee, please contact the Staff Liaison Beth Rocha at 831-899-6728 or brocha@ci.seaside.ca.us