The Environmental Commission is an official arm of the local government, established to protect the environment and conserve natural resources. Commissioners are appointed by the Mayor.
Environmental Commission meetings are held the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7:30 pm in the Bordentown Township Municipal Building, 1 Municipal Drive.
We are looking for new members for the Green Team. Please complete the Citizen Advisory Form online and email it to the township if you are interested in serving on this board.
2021 Sustainable Challenge
- You can take the 2021 Sustainable Challenge Green Pledge Today. You can fill out this year's Sustainability Challenge by:
We thank you for your cooperation. Your work goes towards our Sustainable New Jersey Points and Certificates
- Eco-friendly Salt Alternatives for Melting Ice and Snow
- Flocked Trees - Information coming soon!
- The Bordentown City Water Department has conducted many tests of the water system throughout Bordentown City & Bordentown Township.
- This map shows the location of the tests and the results:
Bordentown City Water Department Lead and Copper Sample Map
- Any questions can be forwarded to the Bordentown City Water Department HERE.
The Burlington County Health Department has received odor complaints reported by Township and City residents. The complaints have been investigated and the odors are originating in Pennsylvania. Unfortunately, our jurisdiction ends at the river edge; however, we have a policy in place with NJDEP to notify the PA DEP of any odor that is suspected as originating in Pennsylvania.
The below documents are being provided to the complainants. These documents contain our odor investigation protocol and numbers to call to issue a complaint:
- The Green Team
- Environmental Commission Dates, Agendas, and Minutes
- Environmental Commission Sponsors
- Environmental Resource Inventory Update (1/30/14)
- Moral Letter Opposing Pipeline (letter)
Roger Plew, Chairman, Term: 1/1/19 - 12/31/21
Raquel Parker, Vice-Chairman, Term: 1/1/20-12/31/22
Carole Cann, Secretary, Unexpired Term: 1/1/19 - 12/31/21
Vacant Vice Chair, Term: 1/1/20-12/31/22
Bill Grayson, 3 Year Term Expiring; 12/31/23
Jessica Wilson Student Representative CY 2021
Calvin Leung Student Representative CY 2021
Edwidge Theokas exp. Term 12/31/22
Eugene M. Fuzy, Committee Liasion CY 2021
Environmental Commission and Township Committee Resolutions
BORDENTOWN ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCE INVENTORY
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TerraCycle’s Zero-Waste program
- Oral Care and Snack Package Letter
- Candy and Snack Wrapper Accepted Waste Poster
- Colgate Oral Care Brigade Accepted Waste Poster
NexTrex Recycling Challange