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Posted on: May 19, 2021

Applicants Sought For Conservation Board & Sustainability Oversight Committee



The Town of Brighton is seeking applicants interested in serving as volunteer members of the Conservation Board or Sustainability Oversight Committee. The Conservation Board reviews property development proposals for such matters as drainage, landscaping and environmental protection. It considers environmental issues and concerns for site-plan approvals, open space development, woodlots, watercourses, etc., and advises the Planning Board regarding these actions. Members of the Conservation Board serve two-year terms and meet monthly on either the first or second Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.

The Sustainability Oversight Committee (SOC) reviews the Town’s progress in the creation of a sustainable community, and reviews and recommends unified action on sustainability issues such as energy and water conservation, recycling and waste reduction, building codes, business practices, green purchasing and sustainable transportation. Members of the SOC serve two-year terms and meet monthly on the first Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.


Any Brighton resident interested in serving on the Conservation Board or SOC should send a letter of interest and resume by Monday, June 14, 2021 to Bridget Monroe at or 2300 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY, 14618.

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