The Environmental Commission shall have power to conduct research into the possible use of the open land areas of the Township and may coordinate the activities of unofficial bodies organized for similar purposes, and may prepare various publications which in its judgment it deems necessary for its purposes. It shall keep an index of all open areas, publicly or privately owned in order to obtain information on the proper use of such areas, and may from time to time recommend to the Harding Township Planning Board plans and programs for inclusion in a Township Master Plan.
The Environmental Commission members are appointed by the Township Committee for three year terms. There are seven regular members and two alternates. The Chair of the Environmental Commission is also appointed from the membership by the Township Committee for a one-year term. The Commission chooses its Vice-Chair. One regular member is also a member of the Planning Board and serves as liaison between the bodies.
Secretary: Margot Kaye -
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