The Clean Water Council consists of 18 members. Seven members represent the New Jersey Departments of Labor and Industry, Community Affairs, Energy, Environmental
Protection, Agriculture, the Chairman of the Water Policy and Supply Council in the Department of
Environmental Protection, and the Executive Director of the Delaware River Basin Commission; five citizens of the State representing the general public; and six members to be
appointed from persons to be nominated by the following organizations - New Jersey State Chamber of Commerce, New Jersey Business and
Industry Association, New Jersey State League of Municipalities, the New Jersey
Counties, New Jersey Society of Professional Engineers, Inc. and the New Jersey AFL-CIO. Appointed council members shall serve a term of four years.
Peggy Gallos, Executive Director, Assoc. of Environmental Authorities
2020 Clean Water Council Public Hearing - The New Jersey Clean Water Council (NJCWC) is soliciting public testimony focused on how to address the presence of PFAS in discharges to surface water (both direct and indirect) and the management of the application of biosolids that may also contain PFAS. The virtual hearing is scheduled for Thursday, January 21, 2021 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm (or close of testimony, if earlier). Please direct questions about the hearing to CWC@dep.nj.gov. Click here for more information.