Sustainability Committee

Meetings

  • 7:00 pm
  • First Thursday Quarterly
  • Village Hall (2 Lagoon Drive, Hawthorn Woods, IL 60047)

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.
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Minutes are also available following approval.
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Members

  • John Bickley, Chairperson
  • Joan Mitnick
  • Kathy Felice
  • Brian Heraty
  • Steve Riess, Trustee Liaison

Functions

The Sustainability Committee reports to the Village Board on various issues concerning the well-being of the residents and community as a whole.

The Sustainability Committee has overseen the Arbor Day sapling distribution to local schools, planting of bulbs in various parks, and has organized the Adopt-A-Highway program along Old McHenry Road. They study and make recommendations to the Village Board on concerns such as leaf burning, emerald ash borer, gypsy moth disease, and dutch elm disease. 

Click here to learn more about sustainability initiatives by the Village of Hawthorn Woods.