Environmental Commission

Overview


The purpose and responsibility of the Environmental Commission is:
  • To address issues that affect the City's natural resources
  • To advocate the benefits and necessity of Chanhassen's natural resources
  • To bring a comprehensive perspective to environmental issues
  • To provide environmental education to the public
  • To provide the residents of Chanhassen with opportunities to improve the quality of their environment

Meetings


  • 6:00 pm
  • Second Wednesday of every month (no meeting in August)
  • Fountain Conference Room at city hall
  • 2017 Meeting Schedule

Agendas & Minutes


View current and past Environmental Commission agendas, minutes, and staff reports.

Members


  • Charlotte Chappell - Chair
  • Don Vasatka - Vice Chair
  • David Hess
  • Wayne Benbow
  • Bill Chappell
  • Rachel Popken
  • Keith Butcher

Current Issues


Sustainability

Urban Forestry


Stormwater Management


  • Minimizing toxins
  • Keeping streets, curbs, gutters, and driveways free of leaves
  • Tar-based sealant advisory
  • Community Water Quality Hotline: (952) 227-1351

Water Quality


Water Conservation