Natural Resources Commission
Logo. NRC

The Alpharetta Natural Resource Commission (NRC) is a group of seven to nine individuals appointed by the Mayor and the City Council to act in a hands-on and advisory capacity to promote the protection of Alpharetta's trees and other natural resources and to provide public education regarding environmental and conservation issues.

Together with David Shostak, City Arborist and Terry Porter, City Environmental Programs Coordinator, the NRC sponsors such events as:

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• Bring One for the Chipper holiday tree recycling

• Arbor Day celebration

• Rivers Alive waterways clean-up

• Household hazardous waste and paint collections

• Electronics recycling collection events

• Sensitive document shredding events

• The Great American Clean-up

• Community workshops 


Alpharetta's Wild Side
Water Quality Protection
Stormwater Program

Commission Members


Chair Geri Chapple

Commissioner Kate Tunison

Commissioner Ben Manley

Commissioner Daniel Mitnick

Commissioner Lindsey Ann Burnett

Alternate Beth Ott

Alternate Dana Davis


The Natural Resources Commission of Alpharetta meets on the third Tuesday of each month at City Hall, and we invite you to join us anytime.