List of Committees

Buffalo Grove has a number of committees related to sustainability issues.

Bicycle Committee
Overview
The Bicycle Ad-Hoc Committee was established by the Village of Buffalo Grove on Oct 18, 2010. The Committee consists of appointed volunteers.

Contact
For more information on the Bicycle Committe, contact the Deputy Village Manager Jennifer Maltas.

General Activities
Assess the current bike path system and create and implement a plan for enhancing and promoting the Village's recreational and transportation system.

Buffalo Grove Environmental Action Team (B.G.E.A.T)
Overview
The Environmental Action Team of Buffalo Grove (BG EAT) is managed by the Buffalo Grove Park District (BGPD). BG EAT strives to raise awareness, improve our community’s natural environment and encourage sustainability practices for present and future generations.

Contact
For more information on the BG EAT, contact Jeff Weiss by email or at 847-224-0965.

General Activities
Removing weeds, recycling events, planning environmental programs.

Buffalo Grove Environmental Committee
Overview
The Village of Buffalo Grove's Environmental Committee (VBG EC) consists of at least one representative from all village departments, plus Trustee Steve Trilling as the elected official liaison. VBG EC meets monthly to fulfill the 2014 Environmental Plan.

Contact
For more information on the Environmental Committee, contact Purchasing Manager Brett Robinson.

General Activities
Water conservation and energy conservation planning, data collection, sourcing of ideas.

Buffalo Creek Clan Water Partnership
Overview
The goals of the Buffalo Creek Clean Water Partnership are to improve flood control and water quality, reduce erosion, and enhance habitats and recreational opportunities throughout the Buffalo Creek watershed.

Contact
For more information on the BCCWP, contact Jeff Weiss by email or at 847-224-0965.

General Activities
Water quality studies and inventories of all the Buffalo Creek stream channels and storm water basins..