Sustainability Advisory Committee

The Sustainability Advisory Committee is the committee responsible for developing and recommending policy to support topics such as sustainable energy, waste reduction, sustainable economic development and land use planning. The committee consists of nine Asheville City residents that are appointed by City Council. The term of office is three years.

Regular Scheduled Meetings

The current meeting schedule is the third Wednesday of every other month at 3:30 p.m.. The Committee voted to meet remotely through 2023 unless noticed otherwise. The normal length of the meeting is two hours. Meeting materials are posted on this web page two days prior to the meeting.

Notice: The next remote meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, May 17, 2023 at 3:30 p.m.

This will be a remote meeting which the public can access by any of the following means:

NOTE: Voicemail and written comments submitted before 5:00 p.m. the day before the meeting will be provided to the Committee members prior to the meeting. 


Member contact:  Tim Ormond (Chair),  Steve Baron (Vice Chair), Chris Pelrine, Kim Austin, Michael Totten, Sophie Mullinax, Ashley Case, Joel Osgood, Alisha Goldstein

For current openings and application visit the Boards and Commissions page.


Agendas and Documents



March 15, 2023 Agenda March 15, 2023 Documents
February 21, 2023 Agenda February 21, 2023 Documents
January 18, 2023 Agenda January 18, 2023 Documents
November 16, 2022 Agenda November 16, 2022 Documents
September 21, 2022 Agenda September 21, 2022 Documents
July 20, 2022 Agenda July 20, 2022 Documents
May 18, 2022 Agenda May 18, 2022 Documents
March 16, 2022 Agenda March 16, 2022 Documents
January 19, 2022 Agenda January 19, 2022 Documents


Contact Information


For archived materials please contact Bridget Herring at 828-259-5558.