Making New Jersey a Sustainable State: 32 Towns Receive Grants to Advance Goal

Making New Jersey a Sustainable State: 32 Towns Receive Grants to Advance Goal

Funded by the PSEG Foundation, grants help build healthy, resilient and sustainable communities
Thursday, July 1, 2021 - 10:00am

Sustainable Jersey announced the thirty-two New Jersey municipalities selected to receive a Sustainable Jersey grant funded by the PSEG Foundation. Four $20,000 grants, eight $10,000 grants and twenty $2,000 grants were distributed to municipalities in fourteen New Jersey counties.

The grant awards will fund a range of projects including green infrastructure implementation, stormwater management and floodplain restoration; green business certification programs, buy-local campaigns, farmers markets and sustainable take-out container campaigns; community and pollinator gardens; energy efficiency upgrades and studies; educational campaigns focused on a variety of sustainability issues such as water conservation, food waste, recycling, and single-use plastics; general green team support and more.