|SOLID WASTE SERVICES
PURPOSE OF FUNDING
To prepare, revise and implement district solid waste
management plans, including implementation of the
SOURCE OF FUNDING
Taxes collected on solid waste disposed of in New
N.J.S.A. 13:1E-1 et seq. (P.L. 1985, c. 38)
N.J.S.A. 13:1E-136 et seq. (P.L. 1987, c. 38)
WHO IS ELIGIBLE
County governments only.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED FOR
The DEP must determine that a county is meeting its
solid waste management responsibilities.
Annual grants are based on amount of solid waste generated
in each county, with no county receiving less than
2% of the available statewide fund.
Grant application forms, program announcements, application
deadlines and program guidelines are sent to the
Grant deadlines are published in program announcements
and are sent directly to the counties.
Notices of intent to award are issued approximately
one month after submission of acceptable grant applications.
FOR INFORMATION OR TO REQUEST
AN NJDEP APPLICATION, CONTACT
Guy J. Watson, Chief
NJDEP-Division of Solid and Hazardous Waste
Bureau of Recycling and Planning
PO Box 414
Trenton, NJ 08625-0414