Sustainable Norcross Commission
Meetings (All meetings are Open to the Public)
- Meetings are held at City Hall on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 6:00 pm, unless modified due to holidays or scheduling conflicts.
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
Agendas & Minutes
MembersSeven member board with two-year terms. To contact the board, you may send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Bea Grossman, Chair
|| December 1, 2021
|Laura Hernandez||March 4, 2022
||January 4, 2023|
|Linda DeMaris||January 4, 2023
|Susan Bell||January 4, 2023|
|Jackie Morgan||April 5, 2022|
|Colin Steuterman||April 5, 2022|
The Sustainable Norcross Commission is a seven-member citizen panel appointed by the City Council. Our purpose is to:
- Advise Mayor and Council on environmental sustainability matters
- Assist the city in maintaining platinum certification in the ARC Green Communities program
- Educate and inspire Norcross residents and businesses to be leaders in sustainability
- Develop and implement new sustainability innovations in our community
What We Do as a Sustainability Commission:
Sustainability refers to "development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs."*
Our initiative focuses on the areas of:
The commission assists the City in achieving and maintaining certification in the Green Communities program of the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) as described on the ARC website.
*Source: Our Common Future, report of the United Nations World Commission on Environment and Development (or Brundtland Commission), 1987.
Decisions and actions of a sustainable community have a positive impact on people, planet, and profit. Together, we can imagine Norcross as a sustainable community. Volunteer with others in activities and initiatives that are "preserving our future by living smarter today." Visit “Volunteer Opportunities” under the Sustainable Norcross tab.
Norcross Sustainability Plan - Strategic Plan
The plan commits Norcross to
Norcross Sustainability Plan - English
Plan de Sostenibilidad Norcross - Espanol
Norcross Sustainability Plan Brochure - English
Plan de Sostenibilidad Norcross Brochure - Espanol
Norcross is now a Bee City!
On September 4, 2018, Mayor and Council passed a resolution to become a certified Bee City USA affiliate, committing to take actionable steps in creating a pollinator-friendly environment. View the resolution from Mayor and Council here.