Commission on the Environment

The Commission on the Environment studies issues and makes recommendations to City Council on a variety of matters pertaining to environmental protection; reviews, studies and makes recommendations on policies and legislation necessary to implement programs for the protection of the environment; and studies existing and proposed programs and assists in the development of new programs.

The Commission on the Environment consists of nine members who serve three-year terms and meet monthly.

  • Meetings take place the third Monday of every month @ 6:30 p.m. (with the exception of holidays)
  • Courtroom 1
    54B District Court
    101 Linden St.
    East Lansing, MI 48823
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Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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  • Tom Alwin
     Term expires: 2018
  • Rose Vadnais
    Term expires: 2018
  • Jenine Camilleri
    Term expires: 2018
  • Kerrin O'Brien, Chair
    Term expires: 2019
  • Allyse Anderson
      Term expires: 2019

  • Michael Townley
     Term expires: 2019
  • Mackenzie Foss
    Term expires: 2020
  • Cliff Walls
    Term expires: 2020
  • Cheryl Schmidt
    Term expires: 2020
City Staff
Apply for a Vacancy
Submit a 
Board / Commission Application (PDF) to apply for an appointment to the Commission on the Environment.