The Environmental Commission (EC) was created for the protection, development or use of the natural resources located within the territorial limits of JeffersonTownship. The Commission advises the mayor and council, planning board, and board of adjustment concerning proposed development. Research, site plan reviews, and site plan visits are conducted in order to tender advice to the aforementioned parties.
Recommendations are made by the EC concerning open space, water resources management, air pollution, noise control, soil and landscape appearance, marine resources and flora and fauna protection.
In addition, the EC works with other agencies, groups, parties, and individuals to study conditions to educate and to disseminate information relating to JeffersonTownship and its environmental well being.
Anyone interested in serving on this Advisory Board is requested to submit a letter/resume to the Mayors Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or address below.
Township of Jefferson
c/o Mayors Office
1033 Weldon Road
Lake Hopatcong, NJ07849
Meetings:2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month @ 8:00 pm in the MunicipalBuilding. These meetings are open to the public and public comment and participation are welcome.