Green Solutions

Green Solutions is a Comprehensive Plan Committee that helps identify practical, achievable initiatives, policies and practices that will protect and enhance the quality of the environment in Hillsdale, NY.


  • The actions and initiatives undertaken by the Committee will be consistent with and supportive of the Town’s Comprehensive Plan.
  • In developing the issues and challenges on which it will focus, the Committee will seek input from a broad  cross-section of the community.
  • The Committee will also reach out for advice and counsel to area residents who have experience or a professional background in addressing comparable issues in Columbia County and beyond.
  • At the beginning of each calendar year, the Committee will present its list of recommended initiatives to the Town Board for its advice and approval, and regularly report on its progress during the year

Bob Kessler, chair.
Tom Carty
George Gardener
Willa Horton
Jeff Paige
Amelia Sydlosky

Meeting Notes

June 2016

April 2012