On April 24, 2021 Hazlet held a ribbon cutting to welcome a brand new Environmental Building at Natco Park,. It will serve as an educational center, meeting place and convenience for park visitors for years to come. It was a long time in the planning and an achievement for the Environmental Commission volunteers, Township Committee elected members and the Open Space Advisory Council members. Read more.
The responsibilities of the Commission are to:
Funding for the Environmental Commission is appropriated by the Hazlet Township Committee as part of the Township’s annual budget. In addition, the Commission may apply for grants from the state, county, and other sources to fund specific projects.
In 1968, the New Jersey State Legislature passed a law authorizing municipalities to establish a commission that would be an advisory body on environmental planning, protection and open space issues. In 1972 the State Legislature amended the law, expanding the commission’s responsibilities to other areas of environmental concern, including pollution prevention and control, solid waste management, noise control and environmental aesthetics. The Commission was established by the Township Committee in 1982.
* Second Monday of the Month
|Email Ron Dente||2021 - 2023|
|Annie Eng||Email Annie Eng||2021 - 2023|
|Bob Friesendorf||Email Bob Friesendorf||2020 -2022|
Email Eugene Geer
2019 - 2021
Email Ron Isenburg
2020 - 2022
|Barbara Lejda||Email Barbara Lejda||2021 - 2023|
|Joe Pobega||Email Joe Pobega||2021-2023|
Email Kathleen Pallitto
2020 - 2022
|Email Angela Lipel||2020 - 2022|
|Email Hanna Walker||2021|
Tara Clark, Mayor
|Email Tara Clark||2021|
James "Skip" Mckay, Committeeman
|Email Skip McKay||2021|