The Beautification and Energy Efficiency Board identifies and makes recommendations to the City Council concerning affordable strategies associated with conservation, renewable energy, and energy efficiency. The board’s duties include: develop an environmental sustainability plan for city operations with a goal of achieving 100% clean energy by 2035; assess and track implementation of the plan and provide an annual report to the City Council on same; and review ordinances and policies that have an environmental impact on the city. Initiatives of the board may include: research, identify, and recommend to the public affordable strategies associated with conservation, renewable energy, and energy efficiency, along with financial incentives and resources that may be available to offset costs; and recognize the efforts of others who contribute to the beautification, environmental protection, and enhancement of the city. With the exception of the two business owners, members are required to be City residents.
Meetings are held on the third Friday of each month at 2 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chamber (900 E. Strawbridge Ave., Melbourne, FL 32901).
Presentations and Documents
Aug. 17, 2018: Town of Framingham Energy Reduction Plan
Aug. 17, 2018: Energy Performance Contracting
Oct. 19, 2018: Wastewater treatment biosolids to energy
For a list of current members, view the City of Melbourne Authority, Boards and Committees Roster.
For More Information
Contact Jennifer Wilster, Environmental Community Outreach Manager: Jennifer.Wilster@mlbfl.org