Environmental Committee


Belvidere School District, Blackhawk Sierra Club, Boone County, Boone County Conservation District, Boone County Health Department, City of Rockford, Fehr Graham, Forest Preserves of Winnebago County, GWA Architects, IDNR, Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful, NAACP, Natural Land Institute, NICOR, North Park Water, Olson Ecological Solutions, Reno & Zahm, Rockford Mass Transit District, Rockford Park District, Rockford University, Rockford Public School District, Specialty Screw, Stateline Area Transportation Study, Students Responsible for Environment, Swedish American Hospital, Winnebago County Health Dept, Winnebago County Highway, Winnebago County Soil & Water Conservation, and Zion Development


To prioritize, analyze, address, and contribute to environmental planning throughout the Rockford Region, specifically the areas of energy conservation and consumption, growth management, air quality, water resources, natural resources, and infrastructure. The Environmental Planning Committee’s overarching goal is to further the implementation and effectiveness of environmental planning in the Rockford Region. The group combines the knowledge and expertise of local organizations to help prioritize future RPC projects, while also guiding and influencing the planning process of ongoing projects.