Current Committee members
Resources and Presentations
Better Buildings Program
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News & Announcements
Solar Task Force is exploring potential benefits of installing solar on Town buildings and property:
Solar Installation Options
Solar Assessment 2/4/13
Article 29 ATM13 3/18/13
Solar Information 9/25/13
Selectmen Solar Update
Selectmen signed 20-year
solar contract 7/28/14
Lexington joined with Bedford to participate in the Solarize Mass program in 2014
Lexington designated as a Green Community on
May 25, 2010
See the Public Meetings Calendar for meeting postings and agendas
LexMedia (community access television) broadcasts public hearings of the Committee.
Sustainable Lexington Committee
Sustainable Lexington is a Town committee appointed by the Board of Selectmen to enhance Lexington's long-term sustainability and resilience in response to environmental resource and energy challenges.
Work includes the following:
- Recommend sustainability goals, priorities for implementation, and implementing programs,
- Monitor and measure effectiveness of sustainability programs undertaken by the town,
- Educate and raise awareness among Lexington residents regarding Lexington’s sustainability and resilience.
Committee members should have expertise in buildings, energy systems, transportation, water infrastructure, or waste prevention and management. Each member will have a specific areas of responsibility in addition to awareness of the overall challenges. The committee will periodically solicit participation from other non-voting individuals with skills and expertise needed to complete specific projects toward meeting the Committee's goals.
Appointed by: Selectmen
Term: 3 years