Charlestown Township
Acting Environmental Advisory Council (EAC)
6:00 p.m.—8:00 p.m., September 12, 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

6:50 p.m. –
7:30 p.m.

Goals, Projects, and Tasks


  1. Goodman – Welcome back! FERC response to Intervenor, Adelphia Responses to Environmental Data Requests, township responses to date, and next steps.
  2. Findlay – results of poll and submission of for Eagle Scout projects within Township.
  3. Armstrong & Walker – update on education on plastics use with PJ Whelihans’ restaurant.
  4. Dick-Update on soliciting someone from BoS for small grp re: turnpike sound wall.
  5. Identify subcommittee to contact Vicki Laubach and GVWA to begin planning and grant preparation of riparian buffer along Pigeon Creek on Brightside Farm to improve stream health. Subcommittee needs to bring this to the BoS for their approval.
  6. Resident Environmental Education Series.


  1. Review materials for EAC table at Charlestown Day. Volunteers are Armstrong, Findlay, and Maany. This includes soliciting new members for the EAC
  2. Findlay – will gather information on the chemicals being used by PennDOT and the locations within the township.
  3. Authors/ideas for newsletters for township quarterly newsletter. Findlay will propose a topic for the October 2018 newsletter.
  4. Discussion of an EAC-initiated project for next 6+ mo.-confirmation.
7:30 p.m. –
7:50 p.m.

Other Updates.

  • Township Manager: Csete & Armstrong will attend County Recycling Meeting on 9/13.
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Board of Supervisors
  • Planning Commission
  • Historical Commission
7:50 p.m. –
8:00 p.m.

For our Next Meeting:

  • Possibility of having an EAC table at the Charlestown precinct on election day, suggested by Michael Churchill.
  • Adjourn