HEALTH ACT GRANTS (CEHA)
To support environmental health services undertaken
by certified local health agencies on behalf of the
Department of Environmental Protection pursuant to
the County Environmental Health Act, N.J.S.A. 26:3A2-21
SOURCE OF FUNDING
Dependent upon State appropriation funds made available
to the program.
P.L. 1977, c.443, as amended by P.L. 1991, c.99. N.J.S.A.
26:3A2-21 et seq.; N.J.A.C. 7:1H-1 et seq.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE
Certified local health agencies only.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED FOR
Applicant must have the DEP certification pursuant to
P.L. 1977, c.443 (N.J.S.A. 26:3A2-21 et seq.) and have
approved work plan pursuant to N.J.A.C. 7:1H-1 et seq.
Calendar year grants are awarded annually. 50% match
required. Grants awarded for pilot projects do not have
a match requirement.
Certified local health agencies must attend the annual
fall grant conference and submit a countywide Environmental
Health Assessment and Improvement Plan.
December 1st annually.
April 1st of the following year.
FOR INFORMATION OR TO REQUEST
AN NJDEP APPLICATION, CONTACT
Patricia A. Conti, Chief
Office of Local Environmental Management
Mail Code 09-01
PO Box 420
Trenton, NJ 08625-0420