|GREEN ACRES GRANTS
PURPOSE OF FUNDING
Previous Green Acres bond issues, the 1998 Garden State Preservation Trust and the 2009 Open Space referendum.
SOURCE OF FUNDING
Previous Green Acres bond issues and the 1998 Garden
State Preservation Trust.
N.J.S.A. 13:8A et seq.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE
Any municipality or county.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED FOR
Must submit a completed application. There must be no
outstanding compliance problems. Applicant must meet
technical eligibility requirements (program specific).
Applications are evaluated based on a ranking system
that is included in the application package.
Differ from year to year depending on funds available
and total applications received. Funding awards
are in the form of a matching grant, low-interest loan,
or grant/loan combination, depending on the project
There is an established application process. Technical
assistance by program staff is available upon request.
Varies, but notifications are sent to eligible applications and notice is put on Green Acres Website well in advance of the deadline.
Varies, but usually three months after application deadline.
FOR INFORMATION OR TO REQUEST
AN NJDEP APPLICATION, CONTACT
Martha Sapp, Chief
Bureau of Local Assistance and Program Policy
NJDEP-Green Acres Program
PO Box 412
Trenton, NJ 08625?0412
Telephone: (609) 984-0570
APPLICATION HOT LINK: http://nj.gov/dep/greenacres/pdf/local_app_2010.pdf