Charlestown Township
Environmental Advisory Council (EAC)
6:00 p.m.—8:00 p.m., April 10, 2019
Great Valley High School Library
255 North Phoenixville Pike, Malvern, PA


6:00p –

Review of Minutes and approval

6:05p –

Goals, Projects, and Tasks

Place Holders:

  1. Goodman – Adelphia Gateway Project pipeline: Awaiting FERC comments on EA public comments.
  2. All – Authors/ideas for newsletters for township quarterly newsletter. Articles due the 15th of the first month of the quarter thus 1/15, 4/15, 7/15, 10/15.6.
  3. All – Reminder of EAC-initiated projects for next 6+ months: Brightside Farm Riparian Buffer Planting, Stream Naming (un-named tributaries), Adelphia Gateway Project monitoring, PA Turnpike Sound Wall Group and Charlestown Park Native Trees, Education Series and Septic maintenance requirements and issues.
  4. Charlestown Day – September 14th

On Going

  1. Armstrong & Walker – update on education on single use plastics with PJ Whelihans’, the Office Bar & Grill, Dunkin Donuts. Snack bar @ Charlestown Park. Award.
  2. Goodman & Walker – PA Turnpike Sound Walls – Update. Direct mail by SWN Assoc. done 4/1. Some donations coming in as result.
  3. Armstrong & Goodman – riparian buffer grant – Pigeon Run on Brightside Farm. Ongoing planning and mapping.
  4. All – Community Education Meetings: Topic, Where, When…
  5. Manny – Litter clean-up around the township. Earth Day – Clean-up April 6, 2019 – 9:00 a.m. to Noon. Report.
  6. Walker – Brightside Farm – Bird houses.
  7. Nesspor – Aqua Plant tour.


  1. Findlay – Discussion: How we use our email volunteer list – more effective & trackable.
  2. Armstrong – Discussion on New Ordinances and their priorities for the township as considered by the EAC.
7:30p –

Other Updates.

  • Township Manager
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Board of Supervisors
  • Planning Commission
  • Historical Commission
7:50p –

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