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Apply to serve on the City of Sunrise Sustainability Advisory Board

12/11/2017

The City of Sunrise is accepting applications for appointments to our Advisory Boards – including my favorite – our Sustainability Advisory Board! I hope you will consider applying!! The application is attached. Please submit the completed notarized application to the City of Sunrise Clerks Office located on the 3rd floor of City Hall at 10770 West Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise, FL 33351. The Clerk’s Office can even notarize it for you. If you have any questions about the application, please contact the City Clerk’s office at (954) 746-3333. If you have questions about the Sustainability Advisory Board, my telephone number is below.

Our Sustainability Advisory Board meets the second Wednesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. The next meeting is December 13th, 6:00 p.m. at 777 Sawgrass Corporate Parkway. Meetings are open to the public and prospective members are encouraged to attend a meeting.

For your reference, here is a description of the Sustainability Advisory Board:

The 9-member Environmental Sustainability Advisory Board promotes sustainable engineered systems that support human well-being and that are also compatible with sustaining natural (environmental) systems. Acting in an advisory capacity to the Sustainability Officer, the board establishes City goals towards achieving environmentally sound and sensitive residential and commercial developments for the community; develops and recommends programs and educational awareness of the benefits of recycling and conservation for both residential and commercial consumers; advises staff on new developments and products related to recycling, conservation and renewable energy sources; exchanges ideas with other related boards and organizations in matters related to sustainable development, conservation and recycling; develops and recommends information for a City sponsored web page that promotes and educates residents and businesses on best practices in regards to recycling, conservation and sustainability; and, recommends City policies and code changes that encourage developers, residents and investors to construct environmentally sustainable projects. Use the Environmental Sustainability Advisory Board Application to apply. Preference will be given to applicants in the following categories: architect, engineer, developer, arborist, land use attorney, property manager, recycling industry, entrepreneur, and resident.

In addition to the Sustainability Advisory Board, the City of Sunrise has a number of other Advisory Boards such as the:

- Sustainability Advisory Board

- Veterans Advisory Board

- Social Services

- Education

- And more!

Qualifications vary depending on the Board – for instance, non-residents with relevant expertise will be considered for the Sustainability Advisory Board.

For more information about our Advisory Boards and how to apply, please click call the City Clerk’s office at (954) 746-3333.

Sincerely,

Chelsea Albucher, AICP

Sustainability Officer

City of Sunrise

o) 954-888-6043 c) 954-651-2011