Environmental Review Board

Mission Statement: The Environmental Review Board (ERB) is governed by Chapter 137 “Wetlands” of the Town Code of New Castle. The ERB is the primary approving authority for applications submitted in connection with the Town’s wetlands regulations.

Members are expected to be familiar with the regulatory thresholds and requirements of the Town ordinances relating to environmental protection, including steep slopes, trees, and especially wetlands and wetland buffers. They are also encouraged to develop skill in reading blueprints, maps and draft plans, as well as the basic science underlying environmental evaluation.

Established: November 14th, 1989

Term of Office: Three Years

Meetings Held: Third Monday of Each Month


Board Members Term Ends
 Jon Rosenbloom, Chair 11/14/20
 David Horowitz 11/14/19
 Ivan Alter 12/02/19
Chris Roberta 5/7/21
Ted Holmes 5/7/21

For more information, please contact Stephen Coleman, Environmental Coordinator and Staff Liaison for the Environmental Review Board, at scoleman@mynewcastle.org

Interested in contributing? Submit an application to join the Environmental Review Board!