The Task Force shall have up to ten voting members, all to be nominated by the Mayor and appointed by the City Council. All appointments shall be for a term not to exceed two years from date of appointment. Composition of the Task Force shall be as follows:
One member from the Board of Finance, Public Works Board, Board of Education, and the Planning Commission;
Three members with expertise in one or more of the following sectors: renewable energy, construction or development, and conservation/environmental protection; and
Three at large members. (Amended total members 5/10/16)
The Task Force was established at the July 8, 2008 City Council meeting. The task force will consist of citizens from a wide range of viewpoints, including the business sector and municipal land use bonds, and with legal or technical expertise in energy consumption.
The task force will review the entire list of suggested actions contained in the Climate Protection Agreement, and any others as they may see fit, and identify those actions which the task force determines to have the best potential to reduce the cost of energy spending by the city, and reduce the amount of global warming pollution produced by the city.