The Environmental Commission is responsible for the protection, development and use of natural resources, including water resources located within the township.  The Commission also formulates recommendations to the Township Council concerning open space preservation, water resource management, air pollution control, solid waste management, noise control, soil and landscaping protection, environmental appearance, marine resources and the protection of flora and fauna.

The members of the Environmental Commission are:

  • Garritt “Tony” Kono – Chairperson
  • Richard Opiekun
  • Sharon Ercoliani
  • Lauren Helmstetter
  • Ryan Gabriel
  • Jo Anne Lambusta (Planning Board liaison)
  • Robert Raisch
  • Emily Robertson (Alternate 1)
  • George Frame (Alternate 2)

For more information about the Environmental Commission, please call Commission Secretary Keith Rella at 732-262-1050 or email at

2018 Meeting Dates

Meetings are at 6:30pm in Council Room A/B (next to the Human Resources Office) at Town Hall, 401 Chambers Bridge Rd.

Tuesday, January 23
Tuesday, February 27
Tuesday, March 27
Tuesday, April 17
Tuesday, May 22
Tuesday, June 26
Tuesday, July 24
Tuesday, August 28
Tuesday, September 25
Tuesday, October 23
Tuesday, November 27
Tuesday, December 18