Environmental Protection

May 4, 2022 - Statewide ban begins on Single Use Plastic, Paper bag, & Polystrene foam food service products


NJ Stores or food service businesses may not sell or provide single-use plastic carryout bags to their customers- Store is defined as any grocery store, convenience store, liquor store, pharmacy, drug store or other RETAIL establishment- Food servic…

SUEZ Lead Program Update


New Jersey recently enacted the Lead Service Line Replacement law, which requires all water utilities to provide an inventory of their service lines and notify residents of the potential presence of lead at their properties. It also commands utiliti…

Tree requests can now be submitted online


Residents can now submit their requests and questions to the Shade Tree Commission online.  Please click on https://www.riveredgenj.org/ShadeTreeRequest to submit your request.