Carbondale Sustainability Commission hears presentation on plastic bag recycling
Carbondale Sustainability Commission met Thursday, July 21.
The Carbondale Sustainability Commission advises the city council on matters related to energy conservation, the use of renewable energy, the facilitation of inter-agency exchange of information and recycling. The board consists of nine members appointed for four-year staggered terms, along with one Carbondale Community High School member and one Southern Illinois University student member appointed for one year-terms.
Here are the minutes as provided by Carbondale:
City of Carbondale Sustainability Commission
Thursday, July 21, 2016
City Hall / Civic Center – 6:00 p.m.
1. Roll Call: Ms. Gary called the meeting to order at 6:06 p.m.
Members Present: Ms. Gary, Mr. Kunath, Mr. Beck, Ms. Shimada, Mr. Thorne
Members Absent: Mr. Grant, Ms. Wagner, Ms. Sockow
Staff Present: Loren Polley
Others Present: Ed Ford, Sarah Heyer from KCB, Greg Sprague, Phil Kozenski from Novolex
Minutes: No Motion for approval of May 19, 2016, minutes
Review of the current Status Report of the Former Koppers Wood-Treating Site. Updates should be posted on website.
Polystyrene Foam, Plastic bag ban
Phil Kozenski from Novolex gave a presentation about the recyclability of plastic bags.
With no further business to be conducted the meeting was adjourned at 7:06 p.m.
3. Respectively submitted by Loren K. Polley, City of Carbondale Staff Liaison
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