Meetings

Fourth Tuesday of every month at 6 pm at Village Hall


Functions & Responsibilities

  • Advise the Village Board on environmental issues and advocate for the rights of nature
  • Research and Propose policies that will:
    • Prevent, minimize, remediate or mitigate, continuing or future harm to the environment
    • Propose measures to remediate undo past harm to the environment
  • Educate Village Residents about the causes and prevention of environmental problems; what can be done individually and collectively to reverse environmental damage.
  • Maintain an open space inventory and open space map as defined in the New York State General Municipal Law
  • Coordinate efforts of environmentally-based groups, clubs, government agencies to achieve positive environmental outcomes

Current Members

  • Ted Nitza, Chair
  • Rachel Lagodka
  • Gregston Van Pukeston
  • Susan Stessin-Cohn
  • Vacancy
  • Researchers: Julie Seyfert-Lillis, Wendy Toman, Jack Murphy, Eden Nitza
  • Board Liaison: Don Kerr
  • Secretary: Deputy Clerk

Resources


New Paltz Paint Swap

The New Paltz Paint Swap is up and running on the 2nd floor of Village Hall.
All are invited to PICK-UP paint & supplies at no charge, anytime!
DONATIONS are accepted on the 2nd Saturday of every month from 9-11 AM ONLY.