Charlestown Township
Acting Environmental Advisory Council (EAC)
6:00 p.m.—8:00 p.m., July 11, 2018
Great Valley High School Library
255 North Phoenixville Pike, Malvern, PA 19355


6:00 p.m. –
6:10 p.m.

Review of Minutes and approval

6:10 p.m. –
6:50 p.m.

Discussion with Victoria Laubach, Exec. Dir. of Green Valley Watershed Assoc.

6:50 p.m. –
7:20 p.m.

Goals, Projects, and Tasks


  1. Identify Eagle Scout Projects for and within the Township.
  2. Naming of unnamed streams in Charlestown-present current map.
  3. Adelphia Gateway pipeline valve construction – update on addresses within the right of way
  4. Plastic bag ban: Information from D. Findlay’s discussion with PC (Motel, Allen)


  1. Request from Hugh Willig of BoS for research on turnpike sound wall, per the presentation to the Bos by Charlestown resident Paul Stevens
  2. Produce a Community Education Series of Presentations on environmental topics for the residents of Charlestown.
  3. Request from Charlie Phillips of BoS re PennDot’s use of herbicides sprayed adjacent to roadways, due to concern about destruction of shrubs and other vegetation
  4. Request from Staas of P&R to pull invasives from Charlestown trails.
7:20 p.m. –
7:45 p.m.

Other Updates.

  • Parks & Recreation
  • Board of Supervisors
  • Planning Commission
  • Historical Commission
7:45 p.m. –
7:50 p.m.

EAC meeting with key people: – Chair Person

  1. Tom Heisey of Schuylkill EAC will attend our EAC on August 8 to discuss their project to name unnamed streams. NB: Check on availability of slide presentation.
7:50 p.m. –
8:00 p.m.

For our Next Meeting:

  • To Do, assignments, etc.
  • Adjourn