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Environmental Quality Committee
About the Committee
Established March 3, 2008 by Resolution 2008-13, the Environmental Quality Committee (or EQC) is a Council-appointed body of residents and businesses who work to involve the community directly in understanding and reducing our impact on the environment.

What does the EQC do?
EQC members are currently working to:
  • Act as ambassadors for citywide environmental quality efforts
  • Review requests for policies pertaining to the environment
  • Develop programs to reduce citywide environmental impacts
  • Educate and involve residents in City environmental programs and activities
  • Involve more members of the community in order to expand the range of areas where the Committee can promote environmental quality

Enabling Legislation
Resolution 2008-13

EQC Projects

Get Involved
EQC meets every 2nd Tuesday, 7 PM, City Council Chambers-City Hall
Meetings are open to the public. Please attend if you want to learn more about EQC and City environmental activities, have an idea or an issue that you would like to address, or to express interest in joining the Committee as a Council-appointed member or as a volunteer.

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Mark Miner, Chair
Howdy Goudey
Dave Weinstein
Ellen Spitalnik
Renee Solari
Robert Schaadt
Rebecca Miller
Rebecca Milliken, Vice Chair
Paloma Pavel
Charles Hargrove
Sean O'Connor

Council Liaison
Janet Abelson

Staff Liaison
Maria Sanders, OESD Manager 
Email staff liaison

Regular and Special Meetings
Regular Meetings of the Environmental Quality Committee occur at 7:00 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month
Council Chambers City Hall - 10890 San Pablo Avenue, El Cerrito.

Regular Meetings and Special Meetings are periodically subject to change or cancellation. For the most up-to-date information, please refer to the agenda, visit the City's Calendar of Events, or contact the staff liaison (details above).

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To receive email notification of upcoming meetings, agendas, reports, and minutes, please contact Staff Liaison Maria Sanders.