Environmental Advisory Council

EAC News

Ready for 100On February 11th, the Uwchlan Township Board of Supervisors passed a resolution recommended by the EAC supporting a 100% renewable energy future by 2050. The Resolution can be found by Clicking Here. More information on the Ready for 100 program can be found by Clicking Here. 

Meetings

  • 6:30 PM
  • The Third Wednesday of every other month.
    • November 14th, 2018 (Rescheduled)
    • January 16th, 2019

Members

  • Laura Obenski Chairperson
  • Carrie Gross, Vice Chairperson
  • Tawnya McCain, Secretary 
  • Martin Andrejko
  • Toni Gorkin
  • Alexa Manning

Goals of the EAC

  • Increase public awareness, education and involvement regarding environmental issues such as stormwater management, recycling, pollution management and biodiversity through community activities, presentations, social media and the Township website.
  • Assist the Township Board of Supervisors in developing policy recommendations related to sustainable practices and supporting environmental education and involvement initiatives in the community.
  • Promote sound management of water resources, stormwater runoff, natural resources, recycling opportunities and beneficial gardening and wildlife preservation in the Township.
  • Continue EAC member education through interaction with the community, regional, and local environmental organizations to stay informed of the latest environmental regulations and trends to make Uwchlan Township a leader in environmental issues in Chester County.
  • Evaluate available funding opportunities to facilitate implementation of environmentally-beneficial projects in the Township through local, state and federal grants.