Program Development and Support
(Loan Applications, Project Certifications, Financing Data Management)
This unit is responsible for the management of the funding data, recording the Loan Applications received annually for the management use, preparing and reviewing the exhibits
loan amounts and conditions of the loan exhibits.
Also, coordinating with New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust (EIT) on annual New Jersey Legislation Funding Bills, and its Bond Counselors and Finance
Management Company on loan amounts.
Municipal Finance Loan Applications
Program Contact Person: David Shu, Supervisor, (609) 292-3114
Program Development and Data Management:
(Clean Watersheds Needs Survey - CWNS, NJEIFP Data Management System & MFCE Webpages)
This unit is responsible for administering the Clean Watersheds Needs Survey (CWNS) for the State of New Jersey. The information collected in the CWNS will provide Congress
in a "Report to Congress" by EPA with a detailed estimate of the capital costs to construct, upgrade and/or expand publicly owned municipal wastewater treatment
facilities, and implement other activities necessary to comply with the requirements of the CWA including CSO corrections, storm water runoff control, and nonpoint source
pollution abatement. Congress uses these survey results to create the allotment formula for distributing State Revolving Fund (SRF) funding among the
Additionally, this unit is reponsible to develop and maintain the MFCE program web pages and online forms. The unit is also providing assistance in developing the NJEIFP web and data management system and support to other offices in the Element in achieving the program goals.
Ketan Patel, Contract Administrator, NJ CWNS Coordinator, (609) 292-3114