University Environment Committee Minutes
Thursday, Nov. 20,
Presiding: Jill Twark
1. Due to lack of quorum, the minutes of the previous meeting were not reviewed for approval.
2. Hunt McKinnon discussed the Environmental Sustainability report for UNC-Tomorrow.
-ECU is unlikely to have a sustainability coordinator for at least a year.
-Chair Twark asked Hunt McKinnon to invite Ted Morris to the January committee
-Hunt McKinnon will put together a report on what is going on relative to UNC-
Tomorrow for the committee
McKinnon was asked by Chair Twark to ask at
replacement of The Croatan by a Chili’s restaurant, to find out how this was
-We also need to ask Bill Koch about progress on the Master Plan.
- The open meeting to discuss the future of the EC Scholars program will be in
MSC 221 from 5 to 6:30 pm, Wednesday, Dec. 3.
-The committee resolutions on campus Greenspace and Heritage Trees passed the
-The Committee on Committees passed the Environment Committee’s request for
changes in the committee charge, with only minor revisions. This now goes
-On Dec. 12 there will be a groundbreaking for the new Tar River Greenway. Please
attend if you can, since
Next Meeting: January 22 , 2009
David Lawrence, acting secretary