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Environmental Advisory Council

Malvern Borough is seeking applications from residents to serve on the newly established Environmental Advisory Council. There are seven (7) seats on this body. This body was established as an advisory board to Borough Council in 2019 through the adoption of Ordinance. #2019-10. Functions of this body include the following:

  • (a) Advise the Borough Council, commissions, boards, Councils and other Borough agencies on, and promote education about, issues relating to the management, promotion, use, protection and conservation of the Borough’s natural resources including air, land, and water resources, and residents’ enjoyment thereof;
  • (b) Work with the Borough’s agencies and other partners to maintain and develop the natural resources in the Borough in a way that will continue to attract and retain residents, visitors, and businesses without compromising ecological integrity;
  • (c) Identify environmental problems and recommend plans and programs to the Borough Council;
  • (d) Provide technical expertise on environmental aspects of subdivisions and land developments generally and providing environmental advice on specific projects or properties upon request of the Borough Council or the Borough Planning Commission; and
  • (e) Recommend plans and programs, including proposed ordinances or amendments to the ordinances of the Borough, for the promotion and conservation of the natural resources of the Borough.

Individuals will be appointed to the following initial terms: two (2) members for two (2) years, two (2) members for three (3) years, and three (3) members for four (4) years. After the initial term, all members will be appointed to three (3) year terms.

Malvern residents who are interested in serving the Community on these committees may apply by sending a letter of interest and resume to the Borough Manager.

Malvern Borough has openings on its various volunteer boards & committees. Below is a list of vacancies on the Borough’s boards and committees.

Planning Commission: There are currently two (2) vacancies on the Malvern Borough Planning Commission.

  • Regular Voting Member: This vacancy is for a full, regular voting member.  This position carries a four (4) year term.  The individual appointed to this position will complete a term that expires on January 1, 2021.
  • Alternate Member: This vacancy is for an alternate member and the position carries a four (4) year term. As an alternate member to the Planning Commission, this individual appointed will be permitted to participate in all meetings and discussion, but would not vote unless designated to do so by the Chair. This would include instances where a member is either absent, has recused themselves from a topic of discussion, or is disqualified by the governing body.

Zoning Hearing Board – Alternate Member: There is currently one (1) vacancy on the Zoning Hearing Board for an alternate member.  The individual appointed will complete a term that expires on January 1, 2022.  This individual appointed will be permitted to participate in all meetings and discussion, but would not vote unless designated to do so by the Chair. This would include instances where a member is either absent, has recused themselves from a topic of discussion, or is disqualified by the governing body.

Parks & Recreation Committee: There is currently one (1) vacancy on the Malvern Borough Parks & Recreation Committee.  This position carries a five (5) year term.  The individual appointed will complete a term that expires on January 1, 2021.

Malvern residents who are interested in serving the Community on these committees may apply by sending a letter of interest and resume to the Borough Manager at:

Borough of Malvern
1 E. First Avenue, Suite 3
Malvern, Pa. 19355

Voice: 610–644–2602
Fax: 610–644–4504
E-mail: malvern@malvern.org

Paoli Battlefield Preservation Fund Board

The Paoli Battlefield Preservation Fund (PBPF) is dedicated to protecting, preserving and promoting the historical significance of the Paoli Battlefield through the funding and development of educational programs and conservation activities including historical tours, reenactments, research, publications, lectures/workshops and restoration of the property to its indigenous state.