The Committee makes recommendations to the Village Board on matters pertaining to the environmental and ecological welfare of the residents of Schaumburg and collects and distributes educational information relative to the environment through local media, schools and public events. The Committee sponsors several environmental events such as an annual Earth Day celebration and other programs that encourage the public to develop environmentally sustainable measures.
The Environmental Committee serves as an advisory committee to the Health and Human Services Committee of the Village Board.
Eat Right this summer with these Green Tips!
Summer is a great time to take advantage of locally grown food - visit your local farmer's market and whip up some something fresh! If you frequently barbecue at home, consider using a gas grill instead of charcoal. Gas grills generate fewer air pollutants than burning charcoal. Click here to read more.