Environmental Commission

Environmental Commission

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2301 E Sand Lake Rd
Lindenhurst, IL 60046
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  • Phone: (847) 356-8252
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In this Department

Environmental commissionPurpose

The Lindenhurst Environmental Commission shall, as directed by the Village Board:  
  • Plan and undertake various projects related to the environment and beautification of the environment of the Village;
  • Provide educational opportunities for Village residents to learn more about the environment and natural beauty of our area; and
  • Work with the Village Board in furtherance of the policies and procedures approved by the Board.
  • Sandra Calanca
  • Joyce Dever
  • Melissa Forsberg
  • Ryan Brandes

Village Liason:

  • Trustee Dawn Czarny

Active Volunteers:

  • Trustee Tracy McGrath
  • Vivien Protine
  • Michael White
Meetings are held the 2nd Wednesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. in the Village Hall conference room.  To learn more about the Environmental Commission, please email the Commission at environmentalcommission@lindenhurstil.org
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  • Household chemical waste collection event (pdf)
    Saturday, September 30, 2017, 8:00 am to 2:30 pm at Lake Forest Municipal Services Center. 800 N Field Dr, Lake Forest.
  • Eclipse Glasses Recycling (pdf)
    Drop off your eclipse glasses at the Village Hall to be recycled.
  • Fall Plant Exchange (pdf)
    The Lindenhurst Environmental Commission will be hosting the Fall Plant Exchange. If your planting beds are getting crowded, bring some in to share with others. If you need a new plant, stop by and find one for your garden. In addition, you can also...