• Environmental Advisory Council

Environmental Advisory Council

 

Responsibilities

The Environmental Advisory Council, comprised of seven members with overlapping 3-year terms, exists to advise the Board of Supervisors and others on matters dealing with the protection, management, conservation, promotion and use of the natural resources within Newtown Township.

EAC hanging basketsThey also strive to make Newtown Square a beautiful, attractive destination for shopping, dining and living. As such, they help municipal officials make environmentally sound decisions, serve as liaisons to represent both the community and the decision makers, raise money for environmental projects, engage residents in natural resource protection and township beautification, review development plans and updates for existing ordinances for environmental impact and compliance (and identify potential problems) and suggest language to strengthen existing ordinances re: Environmental Issues.

For information on the Environmental Advisory Council from the Newtown Township General Code, please follow the attached link.

Meetings

7:30 pm on the Fourth Wednesday of the month
Township Building, 
209 Bishop Hollow Road, Newtown Square, PA 19073

Members

Name Position Street Address
 Bruce Killen Chairman  Dunminning Road
Mike McGraw Member Wisteria Road
Jennifer Ware Member Green Gable Ln
Janet Elliott Member Timber Lane
 Cindy Mehallow Member  Hunters Run

EACContact

If you have anything you would like to bring to the attention of the Environmental Advisory Council, please visit the Contact Us page.  Your e-mail will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

EAC Newsletter

Click here to view the most recent EAC Newsletter as well as archived copies.

Bird Town USA Newsletter

Newtown Township is designated a Bird Town!

Learn more about invasive plants and plants that attract birds to our area in their most recent newsletter.

Useful Links and Information

Newtown Square’s Hanging Basket Campaign

How to Create a Meadow

Naturalizing Your Yard

How to Recognize Hazardous Defects in Trees

Arbor Day: Tree City USA Bulletins

For a wealth of additional information and brochures, please visit the Newtown Township Stormwater / MS4 Page

Visit Us / Location

Township of Newtown
209 Bishop Hollow Road
Newtown Square, PA 19073

Phone  610-356-0200
Fax        610-356-8722

Office Hours
M-F 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

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