Environmental Commission

The next regularly scheduled meeting is September 15, 2021 at 5:15 PM   



Under guidance from the Governor’s office (Proclamation No. 20-28.4), the Environmental Commission now has the authority to resume regular meetings via Hybrid Meeting In-Person and Remote Attendance. The agenda packet is available by clicking on “Most Recent Agenda” below. 

Members of the public who wish to participate in this meeting may do so by joining the Zoom meeting webinar at the following link:


Passcode: 428421

Phone participation is also available by calling 1-253-215-8782, 

and entering webinar ID: 851 6511 6386 

When prompted, the password is: 428421

Environmental Commission meetings are held the third Wednesday of every month at at 5:15 pm.  in the Council Conference Room

Council Conference Room
501 N. Anderson St.
Ellensburg, WA 98926

Agendas & Minutes


There are seven Environmental Commission members, three of which may be non-residents (with no more than two residing outside the Urban Growth Area), and two members may be under 18 years of age. The President of the Ellensburg Environmental Club is an ex-officio member. The current Commission members are:

  • Kristine Steinkoenig, term expires December 31, 2024
  • Andrea Sledge, term expires December 31, 2024
  • Laura Busby, term expires December 31, 2021
  • Daphne Condon, term expires December 31, 2022
  • Christina Wollman, Chair, term expires December 31, 2021
  • James Rivard - term expires December 31, 2021
  • Steven Luten, term expires December 31, 2022
  • Vacant, EHS Environmental Club President


The Environmental Commission operates under the authority of Chapter 1.60 of the City Code and is responsible for advising the City Council on environmental matters with the mission of maintaining and enhancing the uniquely livable and sustainable environment enjoyed by City residents.