Sustainable Lexington is a Town committee appointed by the Board of Selectmen to enhance Lexington's long-term sustainability and resilience in response to environmental resource and energy challenges.
Work includes the following:
- Recommend sustainability goals, priorities for implementation, and implementing programs,
- Monitor and measure effectiveness of sustainability programs undertaken by the town,
- Educate and raise awareness among Lexington residents regarding Lexington’s sustainability and resilience.
Appointed by: Selectmen
Term: 3 years
Committee members should have expertise in buildings, energy systems, transportation, water infrastructure, or waste prevention and management. Each member will have a specific areas of responsibility in addition to awareness of the overall challenges. The committee will periodically solicit participation from other non-voting individuals with skills and expertise needed to complete specific projects toward meeting the Committee's goals.