In 2020 with Council’s approval, I established the Northville Sustainability Team. Key sustainability tenets now appear in our city’s goals and objectives and are also reflected in Northville’s budgets and long-range plans.

Our Successes

    Northville’s Sustainability Team -Key sustainability tenets now appear in our city’s goals and objectives and are also reflected in Northville’s budgets and long-range plans.
    Worked with the city to develop and implement a LED lighting program for the Downtown Development Authority
    Helped establish a Brownfield Authority to assist in recovery and redevelopment of environmentally damaged property
    Supported our Task Forces: Ford Field, River Walk, Farmer’s Market
    Supported a city-wide, tree inventory and tree wellness plan
    Assisted city finance department with Information Technology requirements and upgrades
    Roads – Supported the deployment of a street improvement bond in 2018 ($3+ mullion) to improve Northville road conditions from 4.6 to 6.0 (PASER scale).

What I've Learned

    Northville Code of Ordinances
    Northville Zoning Ordinances
    Who’s responsible
    How to get things done
    Who can help get things done
    What Northvillians want
    Which process works best for what problem
    I am committed to protecting the environment I will make climate-sensitive choices wherever possible.