Environment

Co-Chairs: Cordelia Pierson and Nicole Bridgland

Goal and Strategy Overview:

Improve our community's environmental health and sustainability through active greening and stewardship of green spaces, community engagement in environmental initiatives, promotion of clean and efficient energy use, and planning and advocacy for a healthy and sustainable neighborhood environment including its water, air, soil, and sound qualities.

Strategies and Outcomes:

  • Action: Greening- increase creative engagement and stewardship of parks, open space, and priority streetscapes with community members
  • Action: Clean Energy- increase green energy and conservation 
  • Action: Greening with Growth- advocate for park and water quality investments 

This committee is made up of a number of former Marcy-Holmes task forces: Community Gardens, Save Our Shade Trees, and the 6th Avenue SE Greenway.


Next meeting:

2019 Environment Committee Kickoff Meeting 

Tuesday, February 12, 6:30 - 8 pm

Pillsbury A Mill | 315 Main Street SE


If you are interested in learning more about the improvements to Father Hennepin Bluff Park, click HERE.