Second Tuesday of every month at 6:30 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
  • Fiona Bohan
  • Rachel Lagodka
  • Greg Van Pukeston
  • Don Kerr
  • Researchers: Anabel Evans and Wendy Toman
  • Alexandria Wojcik, Village Board Liaison

Send general comments or inquiries to Assistant, Secretary

Agendas, Minutes & Reports


New Paltz Area Recycles Printable Brochure (Updated 10/10/2016)

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.

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