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

  • Meetings take place the third Monday of every month @ 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.
  • Courtroom 1
    54B District Court
    101 Linden St.
    East Lansing, MI 48823

The 2023 Meeting Schedule (PDF) can be viewed here.

Commission on the Environment Seal

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Agendas & Minutes | View Agendas & Minutes Archives 

 Members

  • Tom Alwin, Chair
     Term expires: 2024
  • Helana Nelson
    Term expires: 2024
  • Cyndi Roper
    Term expires: 2023
  • Chris Conn
    Term expires: 2023 
  • Michael Townley
    Term expires: 2025
  • Jessica Crawford
    Term expires: 2023
  • Jill Steiner
    Term expires: 2023
  • Barb Andersen
    Term expires: 2023
  • Kailey Schoen
    Term expires: 2024

City Staff

Apply for a Vacancy

Submit a 
Board / Commission Application to apply for an appointment to the Commission on the Environment.