Green ACES Meeting
- Date: 03/26/2019 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
- Location: Greenbelt Community Center
15 Crescent Road
Greenbelt, Maryland 20770
Meetings are subject to change. Agenda posted below.
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AGENDA FOR THE ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY MEETING AND GREEN TEAM MEETING
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 7:30 pm – Community Center
Members present: Ron Bjorkland, John Lippert, Jane Young, Matt Dirksen, Michael Hartman, Josh Hamlin, Steve Skolnik, Susan Barnett.
Liaisons: Colin Byrd (council liaison). Luisa Robles (staff liaison).
Call to order:
1.Windsor Green representatives will give presentation on Windsor Green Community Center Renovation to get Green ACES’/Team recommendations.
2. Andrew Fellows from University of Maryland will share projects in which UMD and the City of Greenbelt are collaborating.
3. Updates from Sustainability Framework / Green Team Circles.
3.1 Energy / Solar. – SHL Rec. Center –
Solar Farm - Pepco has received the interconnection application (ANEM) for the project in Oxon Hill, MD
3.2 Food Systems / Sustainable Landcare. – Maggie and Josh gave input
3.3 Green Building. -
3.4 Land Use / Planning / Pathways of Sustainability. -
3.5 Transportation. – Electric Vehicles, stations.
3.6 Time Bank / Local Economies. –
3.7 Waste Management / Zero Waste –
3.8 Water / Stream / Stormwater Restoration. –
4. Upcoming events:
Saturday, March 30, 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm – Earth Hour
Thursday, April 18, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm – Scoop that Poop Summit, County building
Friday, April 26, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon –Cleanup at Springhill Lake Elementary
Saturday, April 27, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon – Shredding
Saturday, April 27, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon – Electronics, Styrofoam and Paint recycling
5. For future agendas:
a) MSEC goal of reducing fuel usage. City of Hyattsville example of Police EV and inverters in the trunk so their computers can remain on and the vehicle turned off (no idling).
This agenda is subject to change