Environmental Commission (EC)


The Environmental Commission was established in 1975 by the Board of County Commissioners to:
  • Promote recycling programs, alternative energy use, and energy conservation 
  • Provide public education through outreach events
  • Support other County environmental organizations 
  • Advise the Board of County Commissioners, the Department of Planning and Zoning, and the Planning Commission on environmental matters


6:00 p.m.
Last Monday of each month
(See table for exceptions.)
View the 2020 EC Meeting Schedule (PDF).


Planning & Zoning Conference Room
3rd Floor
County Services Building
150 Main Street
Prince Frederick, MD 20678

Meeting Agendas and Minutes

View EC meeting agendas and minutes.

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2020 EC Meeting Schedule

1/27/20 TBD
2/24/20 "Southern Maryland Sierra Club: Goals, Activities, and Opportunities for Collaboration"
Thomas Brewer, Southern Maryland Sierra Club
3/30/20 TBD
4/27/20 TBD
5/18/20 TBD
6/29/20 TBD
7/27/20 TBD
8/31/20 TBD
9/28/20 TBD
10/26/20 TBD
11/30/20 TBD
12/28/20 TBD

Open Meetings Act Statement

The Environmental Commission complies with the Open Meetings Act. 


To view presentations from guest speakers to the Environmental Commission, visit our presentations folder.

EC Members

Name Bio District Term Expiration
Cross, Shelby Bio (PDF) 3 3/31/22
Dodds, Jane
Bio (PDF)
2 11/20/20
Klauda, Ron (Chair) Bio (PDF) 2 1/21/21
Levin, Jim Bio (PDF) 1 10/31/22
Long-Bradley, Patty Bio (PDF) 2 2/1/20
Mitchelmore, Carys Bio (PDF) 1 4/30/22
O'Donnell, Michael (Vice Chair) Bio (PDF) 2 8/31/22
Phillips-Lewis, Autumn Bio (PDF) 1 4/30/22
Roettgen, Chris Bio (PDF) 3 9/30/21
Simmons, Craig Bio (PDF) 1 3/31/20


If you are interested in becoming a member of the Environmental Commission, please refer to the Volunteer Boards and Commissions page. You can read more about EC membership in our guide to membership (PDF).