Environmental Commission

The Environmental Commission is a seven member Commission with two alternates established in 1972 (until 1983 referred to as Conservation Commission) as provided in Article Two of Chapter 5 “Environmental Commission” of the Code of the Borough of Hopatcong in accordance with Chapter 245 of the Laws of New Jersey, 1968. The members and alternates are appointed by the Mayor with staggered terms of service. There is a Chairman and Vice-Chairman. The Borough provides a recording secretary. One member of the Commission is appointed by the Mayor to serve on the Land Use Board, as provided in the State Municipal Land Use Law.

Some of the activities of the Environmental Commission include: securing grants, promoting and conducting environmental and conservation programs, reviewing NJDEP and EPA activities, assisting with litter cleanup and beautification activities, water testing of the Musconetcong River, and, in general, involving the entire community in preserving and enhancing the environment.

Environmental Commission Mayoral Appointments

3 Year Terms - Term Expires December 31st  of the Year Listed

Name Term Expires
Pat Hoferkamp – Vice Chairperson 2018
Elide Young 2017
Georgia Schilling - Treasurer 2020
Bradley Hoferkamp 2018
Jennifer Barone 2019
Jule Girman – Chairperson 2017
Lisa Hirschfeld 2020
Richard Schindelar 2019

Alternate Members:

Joel Servoss  

Jerry Scanlon

 

Environmental Resources:

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SENIOR CENTER
32 Lakeside Blvd. Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Monday-Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Phone: 973.770.1200 option 4
BOROUGH HALL
111 River Styx Road Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Monday-Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Phone: 973.770.1200 option 4
CONSTRUCTION/BUILDING DEPT
111 River Styx Road Hopatcong, NJ 07843
Monday-Friday 7:00 am - 4:30 pm
Phone: 973.770.1200 option 3