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EQC Speaker Series

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Meadow Blazing Star, a native plant.
Photo by Karen Eckman

Ellen Brenna, Natural Resources Coordinator
Phone: 651.490.4665 | E-mail Ellen

The Environmental Quality Committee annually hosts a winter speaker series on environmental topics. Four speakers are featured each year, with presentations occurring between the months of January and May.  The 2019 Series will run from February to May with presentations occurring in the City Council Chambers at 7 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month.

When selecting speakers, the Committee seeks experts in their fields to give a presentation on topical issues, with time for discussion.

The EQC has now finalized speakers for the 2019 Series.

2019 Series speakers will focus on the following topics: 

Download the 2019 Speaker Series flyer (pdf)

View past Speaker Series events (videos)