Purpose: To support the Mayor and Town Council in integrating sustainability principles into Town operations and the broader community consciousness, while promoting economic viability, environmental stewardship, and social responsibility through the following activities:
- Policy Development: Provide guidance to the Mayor and Town Council on institutionalizing environmentally sustainable practices by evaluating and proposing policies that support Town sustainability commitments.
- Education: Increase awareness of sustainability topics by developing and recommending activities aimed at promoting sustainable behaviors across the community.
- Partnership: Facilitate and encourage public and private partnerships that improve the effectiveness of efforts to create a more environmentally sustainable future.
The Sustainability Committee typically meets the 4th Wednesday of each month at 8:30 AM at the Elon Town Hall in the Council Chamber meeting room. The public is invited to attend any meeting.