[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of West Deptford 12-28-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-23. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The Township of West Deptford Green Team Committee be and is hereby established as an advisory committee to the West Deptford Township Committee.
The general purpose for the Green Team shall include but not be limited to:
Managing Township of West Deptford's participation in the Sustainable Jersey program;
Encouraging the Township staff to pursue sustainable practices where possible and implement the Township Committee's environmental goals;
At the recommendation of the Township Committee, work with the existing groups within the Township whose actions effect environmental issues so as to eliminate duplication and assure that important tasks are covered;
Coordinate input and provide management for the Township of West Deptford website;
Provide suggestions for further research and action to the Township Committee;
At the direction of the Township Committee, provide advice and suggestions to the Township Planning Board, the Township Board of Adjustment to assure that environmental issues are considered in their deliberations and actions;
Manage and organize various ad hoc environmental groups within the Township;
Solicit and evaluate environmental ideas and suggestions from the community;
Promote the causes of sustainability within the Township.
Membership. The Green Team will consist of at least nine members and will include the following:
Term of office. The Green Team shall be persons who reside in or are employed in the Township of West Deptford and are appointed to an initial term commencing January 1, 2017 and ending December 31, 2017 and then to be appointed for one-year terms annually at reorganization.