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Environmental Commission
Now Accepting Commission Applications
The City of Chanhassen is seeking applicants to fill vacancies on the Environmental Commission. Terms are for three years and no prior experience is required to apply. There are two (2) three-year positions available on the Environmental Commission. 

Applications will be accepted through Friday, February 3, 2017. 

Additional information and application

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
  • 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.

  • David Hess
  • Matthew Myers
  • Don Vasatka
  • Wayne Benbow
  • Bill Chappell
  • Charlotte Chappell       
  • Balakrishna Chintaginjala

Current Issues

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

Contact Us
Jill Sinclair
Environmental Resource Specialist

Ph: (952) 227-1133
Fx: (952) 227-1110