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Environmental Manual for Municipal Officials

This book describes the powers of municipal boards and commissions and introduces opportunities for each local agency to participate in environmental protection.The manual provides a general discussion of major environmental laws, as well as programs within the DEP.

  • The manual is a good resource for educators exploring local government planning and civics.

  • The 176 page manual provides descriptions of major DEP programs, highlights state and federal environmental laws, and outlines powers and duties of municipal government.

Target Audience(s)
Municipal and elected officials, municipal employees, and secondary educators

Additional Information
Available for a small fee from:
Association of New Jersey
Environmental Commissions
ANJEC Logo PO Box 157
Mendham NJ 07945
Phone: 973-539-7547
Fax: 973-539-7713