December 16, 2021
EAST WINDSOR TOWNSHIP, NJ (MERCER)—Mayor Janice S. Mironov and Inexperienced Staff members had been as soon as once more awarded the Sustainable Jersey Silver Degree Certification in a current ceremony by Sustainable Jersey Govt Director Randall Solomon. Sustainable Jersey is a certification program for municipalities that wish to go inexperienced, get monetary savings and take steps to maintain their high quality of life over the long run. Launched in 2009, Sustainable Jersey is a 100% voluntary certification program for municipalities in New Jersey.
East Windsor was honored for the third time with Silver Degree Sustainable Jersey Certification with 33 actions in 12 classes for a complete of 365 factors. East Windsor Township beforehand earned Silver Degree Sustainable Jersey Certification in 2018 and in 2015. East Windsor earned silver certification motion factors for a lot of Township initiated packages and actions undertaken by Mayor Mironov and Council Members, together with creation of a Inexperienced Staff, neighborhood outreach packages, emergency communications planning, municipal on-site photo voltaic system, farmland preservation plans, neighborhood backyard, sustainable land use pledge, enterprise recognition packages, open house preservation, environmental evaluation ordinance, inexperienced grounds and upkeep coverage, pest administration, neighborhood recycling/paper shredding occasions, yard composting program, and “Minimize it and Go away it” program. East Windsor is one in all solely 25 municipalities statewide that achieved Sustainable Jersey Silver Degree Certification in 2021.
Mayor Mironov acknowledged, “This certification acknowledges the Township’s pro-active efforts in neighborhood partnerships and outreach, composting and recycling, emergency administration, pure useful resource and farmland preservation, sustainable land use practices, power conservation, and moreover permits East Windsor Township to be eligible for future grants and funding alternatives. We’re extraordinarily happy with the substantial achievements of our municipality and this prestigious statewide recognition, and the devoted efforts of our many volunteers.” Mayor Mironov added, “‘Inexperienced’ packages similar to open house and farmland preservation and tree alternative efforts have at all times been a precedence of East Windsor Township. We respect the chance to exhibit our degree of accomplishment with Sustainable Jersey, and we’re honored to be recertified as a statewide Silver Degree municipality.”
The members of the East Windsor Inexperienced Staff are: Chairperson Ronald Balint; Mayor Janice S. Mironov; Deputy Mayor Peter Yeager; Council Member John Zoller; East Windsor Municipal Utilities Authority Govt Director Richard Model; Dave Bahniuk; Michael Baskin; John G. Donnelly; Edward M. Kelley; Joseph Miczak, and pupil member Rajiv Srinath.