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Environmental Advisory Council

Mission: The EAC dually organized under these bylaws shall have the power to study environmental and sustainability issues at the request of City Council and make recommendations to Council on those issues. The EAC will work with City Council in an advisory capacity in an effort to help Council analyze environmental and sustainability issues and, when appropriate, issue recommendations on courses of action necessary to protect the health, safety and welfare of the residents of Berks County.

Meetings: 4th Tuesday at noon via Zoom. No July meeting - June, August, September meetings held outdoors. Please find the Zoom link or meeting location on the monthly agenda.

The EAC can be contacted by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Intership position is available. CLICK HERE for more information

Formed April 2007,
amended Bill 67, September 13, 2010 to include a removal process

Term: three year staggered terms

  7 Members   3 Year Term
  Date Appointed Date Reappointed Term Expiration
Cathy Curran-Myers - Chair 05/13/2013 10/24/2022 10/24/2025
Sarah Crothers Bach  01/24/22    01/24/2025
Stephan Thompson  10/24/2022   10/24/2025
Ann Sellers 10/24/2016 04/26/2021 04/26/2024
James Cole  11/28/2022    11/28/2025
David Beane 04/12/2010 09/14/2020 09/14/2023
William Vitale 09/09/2019   09/09/2022
Marcia Goodman-Hinnershitz, Council Rep    02/14/2022 02/14/2024
Donna Reed, alternate Council Rep 05/09/2022   02/14/2024
Bethany Ayers-Fisher, Sustainability Manager      02/14/2024