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ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION
February 6, 2018 @ 7:00 PM
Calabasas City Hall, Council Chambers
100 Civic Center Way, Calabasas
www.cityofcalabasas.com

OPENING MATTERS
Call to Order/ Roll Call of Commission Members
Pledge of Allegiance
Approval of Agenda
Approval of Minutes of December 5, 2017 meeting

ANNOUNCEMENTS
February 17th (10am – 3pm):   Electronic Waste Collection Event at ElCamino Real Shopping Center Parking Lot located at 23381 Mulholland Drive, Woodland Hills (intersection of Calabasas Road).
February 22nd (6 to 8 PM):   Public Forum at the Calabasas Public Library Founders Hall. Theme: “Wildlife Habitats and Your Home: How to Landscape with Native Plants and Smart Gardening”
March 3rd (10 am – 3 pm):   Electronic Waste Round-up at Albertson’s shopping center parking lot located at 26521 Agoura Road.
March 10th (9am-2:00pm):   Water Base Paint and Used Oil Round-Up at the Calabasas City Hall located at 100 Civic Center Way
March 15th (6 to 8 PM):   Community Public Workshop to discuss 90% Completed Plans for Gates Canyon Park Stormwater Retention Facility in Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center located at 27040 Malibu Hills Road, Calabasas
March 24, 2018 (10am – Noon):   Arbor Day Celebration will be held at A.E. Wright Middle School campus located at 4029 Las Virgenes Road, Calabasas
April 14th (2 to 5 PM):   Earth Day Celebration/Green Expo at Las Virgenes Creek on Agoura Road.

MISSION STATEMENT
“The mission of the Environmental Commission of the City of Calabasas is to advise the City Council regarding the stewardship of our environment as it affects the character of the Community and quality of life of our residents. We strive to balance those elements that influence the degree to which our community sustains its social, economic and physical environment while maintaining and enhancing our natural and cultural resources”.

ORAL COMMUNICATION - PUBLIC COMMENT

AGENDA ITEMS

1. Commissioners’ Comment (10 minutes)

2. Easy Steps for Becoming a Certified Community Wildlife Habitat; presentation by Tessa Charnofsky, NWF’s Urban Wildlife Manager and Claris Rivera, Environmental Services Assistant (30 minutes)

Presentation

3. Preparation for City’s Environmental Forum, presentation by Julie Shy-Sobol (15 minutes)

4. Discussion on the Environmental Commission Booth During the Earth Day Celebration (10 minutes)

5. Subcommittee Reports (10 minutes)

6. Updates on City’s Environmental Programs, presentation by Alex Farassati (15 minutes)

7. Old Business and Future Agenda Items (10 minutes)

ADJOURNMENT

NEXT MEETINGS:
May 1, 2018
September 4, 2018

After the Meeting: Screening of “The Clean Water Act and Our Backyards” (26 minutes)

 

A VISION FOR CALABASAS

An environmentally healthy, harmonious community that places great value on the enhancement and preservation of the natural environment.

Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), persons who plan to attend the Environmental Commission meeting and need auxiliary aids should contact the City Building Official at (818)224-1600

 

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