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.
From the US EPA
March can still be cold, but this is the time of year when we begin to think about pruning, landscaping and being outdoors. Get ideas and useful tips on environmentally friendly practices to improve the health and appearance of your lawn and garden. Read more about reducing waste, pesticide safety and rainwater harvesting.