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NJLTAP – NJDEP Clean Communities Update (Webinar)

  • June 22, 2023
  • 10:00 am–12:00 pm

Course Description:
Executive Director Joann Gemenden will provide an update on the current program. New Jersey Clean Communities is a statewide, comprehensive, litter-abatement program created by the passage of the Clean Communities Act in 1986. The Act provides a funding source for the program by placing a tax on fifteen categories of businesses that may produce litter-generating products. The Clean Communities Program Fund generates about $ 20 million each year and is disbursed each year to municipalities (80%), counties (10%), state parks service (10%), and the New Jersey Clean Communities Council, Inc. ($375,000).

Intended Audience:
Local public works and recycling departments


2 Technical CPWM Contact Hours applied for; 2 classroom credits for Certified Recycling Professionals, 2 NJCCC  credits

Joann Gemenden, Executive Director, NJ Clean Communities Program

This workshop is sponsored by the New Jersey Chapter of the American Public Works Association in partnership with the New Jersey Local Technical Assistance Program.

Date & Time

June 22, 2023
10:00 am–12:00 pm



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