City of Carbondale Sustainability Commission met March 15
City of Carbondale Sustainability Commission met March 15.
Roll Call: Mr. Smith called the meeting to order at 6:06 p.m.
Members Present: Mr. Smith, Mr. Thorne, Ms.
Members Absent: Mr.
Staff Present: Loren Polley
Others Present: Sarah Heyer from KCB
Minutes: Mr. Thorne set a motion for approval of February 15th, 2018, minutes, 2nd by Mr. Howe, all in favor.
Review of the current Status Report of the Former Koppers Wood-Treating Site. Updates should be posted on
Old Business: Find status on Polystyrene Foam and plastic bag ban.
Papers and redistribute. Come up with a requirement for “Green Spot” award for businesses not using Polystyrene Foam.
New Business: Subcommittees will meet on the first Thursday of the month. Location will vary. Develop a criteria for “Green Spot” award. Vacant store front views were mentioned. Research showed that a larger population is needed to utilize converting waste plastic to fuel.
Adjournment: With no further business to be conducted the meeting was adjourned at 7:12 p.m.