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Environmental Commission
The Environmental Commission was established in 1975 by the Board of County Commissioners and tasked to provide
recommendations to the Department of Planning & Zoning, the Planning Commission, and the Board of County
Commissioners on matters that affect the environment (air, land, and water) in Calvert County.

The goals of the Environmental Commission are to promote recycling programs, alternative energy use, and energy
conservation; s
upport other County environmental organizations such as the Green Team, Southern Maryland Oyster Cultivation
Society (SMOCS
), Chesapeake Biological Lab in Solomons, Bernie Fowler's Patuxent River Wade-In, etc.; provide public education through outreach events like Patuxent River Appreciation Days (PRAD), the Green Expo, etc.; and address any environmental matters as tasked by the Board of County Commissioners, and advise them accordingly.

2018 Meeting Schedule - Mondays 6:30 pm
 January 29  May 21  September 24
 February 26  June 25  October 29
 March 26  July 30  November 19
 April 30  August 27  December 10
Meetings are held at:: County Services Plaza
150 Main Street - 3rd floor P&Z Conference Room
Prince Frederick, MD
The Environmental Commission complies with the Open Meetings Act.
Agendas and minutes for monthly meetings are Available on the agendas and minutes page. Interested in membership? Complete and submit an application
Current Members: (click on name for biographical sketch)
Holly Budd Patty Long-Bradley Joanne Simmons
Jane Dodds Carys Mitchelmore, Vice Chair Sheila Stevens, CCPS Liaison
William Heine Peter Vogt
Ron Klauda, Chair Craig Simmons  

Planning & Zoning Staff
Ron Marney, AICP, CFM, Planner II                                                         Pam Anderson, Secretary
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Information of Interest:
2016 Environmental Summit Report Environmental Groups in Calvert County Maryland Lawn Fertilizer Law
"From My Backyard to Our Bay" Calvert County Recycling Guide Green Schools
Septic Care & Maintenance Watershed Facts  
2012 Report to County Commissioners 2013 Report to County Commissioners 2015-16 Report to County Commissioners

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