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
  • Sarah Brylinsky, MIT
  • Peter Crawley
  • Janet Curtis
  • Jan Dillon
  • Heather Henriksen, Harvard University
  • Sarah Hill
  • Barry Hilts, Cambridge Health Alliance
  • Jerrylyn Huckabee
  • Johanna Jobin
  • Sarah Kennedy
  • Ted Live
  • Lauren Miller
  • Tom Page
  • David Rabkin
  • Keren Schlomy
  • Suzanne Shepard
  • Scott Wood
  • William Zamparelli, NStar
  • John Moore, Associate Member
  • Alison Sander, Associate Member

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 8, 2015
February 2015 No Meeting
March 12, 2015 Agenda
April 9, 2015
May 14, 2015
June 11, 2015
July 9, 2015
August 13, 2015
September 10, 2015
October 8, 2015
November 12, 2015
December 10, 2015

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