Sustainability Commission

Regular Meetings


  • 7 p.m.
  • 2nd Thursday of each month
  • Village Hall
    850 Waukegan Road
    Deerfield, IL 60015

Membership


Consists of 12 members appointed to 3 year terms. Duties: Acts in an advisory capacity to the President and Board of Trustees, to the Village administration and to the Deerfield community to optimize the potential of the Village in environmentally sound practices with a view toward improving the local environment for the benefit of our citizens, businesses and neighbors.

Mission


The Sustainability Commission is established to optimize Deerfield's potential in environmentally sound practices, thereby improving the quality of our local environment for the benefit of our citizens, businesses and neighbors with respect to sustainability, meaning the use of resources such that they do not become depleted or permanently damaged and requiring the balance of environmental, economic and social demands.

The Sustainability Commission consists of 12 voting members who act in an advisory capacity to the President and Board of Trustees, to the Village administration and to the Deerfield community. Agendas are posted on the Village's website at least 48 hours prior to each meeting.

The Sustainability Commission also created a "Green up Deerfield" section of the Village's website.