Environmental Advisory Council


  • Regular Meetings
    • 6:30 PM
    • The Third Wednesday of every other month.
      • September 18th, 2019
      • November 20th, 2019
  • Workshop Meetings
    • 6:30 PM
      • August 15th, 2019
      • October 17th, 2019
      • December 19th, 2019


  • Laura Obenski Chairperson
  • Carrie Gross, Vice Chairperson
  • Toni Gorkin, Secretary
  • Tawnya McCain 
  • 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.