Environment Council of Rhode Island

...building an ecologically healthy future in a sustainable economy

ECRI Monthly Meeting, May 2021


1. Welcome, Introductions, & Office Report 5:30 - 5:50pm

  a. Share introductions via chat (name, pronouns, affiliation, & location) Land Acknowledgement (Mal)
  b. Approval of April meeting minutes
  c. Office Report (Greg)
  d. Voting on the proposed officer nominations slate for 2021 – 2022 (Nicole & Everett)

2. Policy Committee 5:50 - 6:20pm

  a. Climate Crisis Campaign and lobby day planning updates
  b. Legislative agenda and bill tracker: ongoing legislative tracker with bill numbers, links to bills,
      and sponsors
  c. ***Advanced Action Required: please vote on ECRI policy priorities & rank the nominated priorities using Google Form
  d. PolComm meeting May 10th, 4:30 - 6:00pm

3. Presentation: RI Offshore Wind Summer Action, National Wildlife Federation, Nicole DiPaolo 6:20 - 6:45pm

4. President’s Report and Equity-Based Strategic Planning 6:45 – 6:52pm

  a. Resolve Conservation updates & annual meeting
  b. Relevant fundraising
  c. Executive Committee meeting May 11th, 5 – 6pm

5. Reports from ECRI fiscal agency projects 6:52 – 6:56pm

  a. Green Infrastructure Coalition & School Recycling Club

6. Announcements 6:56pm

7. Adjourn 7:00pm


Pub Date: 
Monday, May 3, 2021