Community Environmental Advisory Commission (CEAC)

Agenda for Regular Meeting – Thursday, March 1, 2012

7:00 to 9:00 PM

First Floor Conference Room, 2118 Milvia Street, Berkeley

PDF version of Agenda Packet

  1. Call to Order and Roll Call

  2. Action Minutes Review/Adoption: Review and adopt minutes from the meeting of 2/2/12

  3. CEAC Action Tracker

  4. Report from the Chair

  5. Comments from the Public (3 minute limit)

  6. Agenda Prioritization: Commissioners may re-arrange agenda

  7. Reports from Subcommittees and Taskforces
    a.)  Watershed Plan Report
    b.)  Water Conservation Report

  8. Toxics Management Division Report
    a.)  To be delivered

  9. Discussion/Action
    a.)  Adoption of February 2, 2012 Minutes
    b.)  Presentation on Community Risk Reduction Plan1 by Phil Martien, Snr. Advanced Projects Advisor
          Bay Area Air Quality Management District 
    c.)  Discussion on UCB Stanley Hall Diesel Spill

  10. Announcements from Commissioners (3 minute limit)

  11. Communications to Commission

  12. Information Items:  Maybe moved to action by majority vote

  13. To be distributed

  14. Next Agenda:  Discussion/Action items proposed for future agenda

  15. Adjourn


1.  Attachment includes the following:

  • CRRP Primer submitted by Chair Brian McDonald
  • Comments from the Bay Area Environmental Health Collaborative (BAEHC) to the City and County of San Francisco's CRRP process.
  • Phil Martien's presentation on CRRP to City of Berkeley CEAC

NOTE: Please be prepared to extend the meeting until 10:00 PM, if needed.

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Any writings or documents provided to a majority of the Commission regarding any item on this agenda will be made available for public inspection at Toxic Management Division, Planning Department located at 2118 Milvia St, 3rd Floor, 94704.

Please request information from Nabil Al-Hadithy, Secretary, at (510) 981-7460 or by email at toxics@cityofberkeley.info.

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