Climate Protection Action Committee


The City Manager appoints a standing Climate Protection Action Committee (CPAC) as an advisory committee to assist in the implementation of the Climate Protection Plan. The Committee periodically develops recommendations to the City Manager.  Past recommendations are available by clicking here. 

Committee Membership

The committee is made up of community members who take an active interest in climate change issues in Cambridge and who live or work in Cambridge. Current members are:

  • Quinton Zondervan , Chair
  • Jackie Cefola , Vice-Chair
  • Marguerite Reynolds, Secretary
  • Milton Bevington
  • Betsy Boyle
  • Peter Crawley
  • Janet Curtis
  • Jan Dillon
  • Heather Henriksen, Harvard University
  • Sarah Hill
  • Barry Hilts, Cambridge Health Alliance
  • Jerrylyn Huckabee
  • Johanna Jobin
  • Sarah Brylinsky, MIT
  • Ted Live
  • Lauren Miller
  • Tom Page
  • David Rabkin
  • Keren Schlomy
  • Suzanne Shepard
  • Sarah Kennedy 
  • Scott Wood
  • William Zamparelli, NStar
  • John Moore, Associate Member
  • Alison Sander, Associate Member

2014 Meeting Dates, Agendas and Meeting Minutes

The Cambridge Climate Protection Action Committee meets regularly, usually on the second Thursday of the month between 6:00 P. M. and 8:00 P. M. Meetings generally take place at the City Hall Annex at 344 Broadway. Climate Protection Action Committee meetings are open to the public and non-members are welcome to attend. CPAC sometimes creates task forces to work on particular questions, and community members are invited to join in this work.

Climate Protection Committee meetings are advertised in the citywide Calendar of Events.

Date Agenda Minutes
January 2014 Agenda Minutes
February 2014 Agenda Minutes
March 2014 Agenda Minutes
April 2014 Agenda Minutes
May 2014 Agenda Minutes
June 2014 Agenda Minutes
July 2014 Agenda Minutes
August 2014 Agenda Minutes
September 2014 Agenda
October 2014 Agenda
November 2014 Agenda
December 2014 Agenda

View older agendas and meeting minutes from the Climate Protection Action Committee.

For More Information

For more information about the Climate Protection Action Committee contact John Bolduc at 617/349-4628 or by email at