Since serving on the Huntington Town Board since 1998, Cuthbertson has displayed a strong commitment to protecting the environment. He spearheaded the passage of an Open Space Bond Act which protects an additional 300 acres of land in Huntington. He also helped hire a permanent Chief Sustainability Officer to evaluate and promote local environmental policy. Along with supporting offshore wind projects, Cuthbertson is an advocate of more electric vehicle infrastructure throughout Suffolk. If elected, Cuthbertson will continue to promote important environmental issues that are critical in combating climate change on Long Island.