Environmental Commission - Mission Statement

The mission of the Clifton Environmental Commission is:

Environmental commissions use a wide range of information and approaches to inform local government and residents on environmental issues, laws and programs.

•Promote regional and long-range environmental planning
•Reach local citizens through educational programs, publications and meetings 
•Work with neighboring commissions and other organizations to address regional and state-wide environmental problems
•Play a coordinating role among the diverse actors in environmental protection: the NJ Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP), US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), Soil Conservation Districts, local planning boards, boards of health and utilities authorities. Members/Commissioners Volunteers helping to protect and preserve their community’s environment