In September, 1999, the Buckingham Township Board of Supervisors established an Environmental Advisory Council for Buckingham Township.
Pennsylvania General Assembly Act 148 gives municipalities the authority to establish environmental advisory councils. Councils can advise a municipality's governing body on matters concerning the protection, conservation, management, and use of the municipality's natural resources.
Meeting Schedule: 3rd Wednesday, 7:00 p.m.
- Andrea Strout, Chair
- Diane Smith, Vice Chair and Secretary
- Ruth W. Foster, Ph.D.
- Donald Robb
- James Walter
- Scott Yerkes
The Mission of the Environmental Advisory Council
The Environmental Advisory Council (EAC) shall advise the Buckingham Township Board of Supervisors on matters concerning the protection, conservation, management, and use of the municipality's natural resources. The EAC will provide leadership and direction in developing and achieving environmental goals to protect, sustain and restore the environment within Buckingham Township consistent with the values and priorities of the residents