Environmental - Green Team
Join the Green Team which works with the Environmental Commission!
Lets keep HP Clean and Green!
PAPER SHREDDING EVENT-APRIL 10 BOROUGH HALL PARKING LOT 9AM-1PM
BRING ID-5 BOX MAXIMUM
Harrington Park Environmental Commission
Annual Humus Sale
April 6 –April 30, 2021
It’s that time of year again, and the leaves vacuumed up by the DPW in the fall of years past have now decomposed into rich humus planting soil. This year due to the Coronavirus restrictions on personal contact we are offering you the chance to place your order on line, from April 6 through April 30, 2021. 5 cubic yard maximum. LIMITED QUANTITY AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC. FILLED IN THE ORDER RECEIVED.
Three easy steps:
-print off the form you’ll find on the HarringtonPark.gov web site.
-fill out the form and write a personal/business check to pay.
-mail the form with your check to Borough of Harrington Park
85 Harriot Ave.
Harrington Park, NJ 07640
Delivery will occur during late April or early May.
Please be sure to note on the form where on your property you want the DPW to dump your humus. Be sure to note the spot with a tarp, a flag or some other type of visible marker.
Meanwhile, stay safe, keep proper separation when going out and, wash your hands often!
Follow this link for latest information on the Northern Valley Greenway Project that is being considered for the abandoned CSX rail lines that run through several
Northern Valley municipalities: https://www.northernvalleygreenway.org/
Please be mindful of the neighborhoods where you walk your dog(s).
All dogs are required by Ordinance to be on a leash. In addition, you are required to curb your pet and pick up the waste matter, disposing of properly. Lets work together to keep our neighborhoods, yards, Borough Parks and School ground clean and healthy for our community.
Thank you for this consideration.
Established by Chapter 15 of the Borough’s Code 7 members, 3-year term, Mayoral appointment
“The mission of the Harrington Park Environmental Commission is to promote in general an environmental,
ecological conservation and natural resources program for the Borough.
The HPEC will study and make recommendations to the Mayor and Council on matters that concern open space,
water resource management, air pollution, noise pollution, solid waste, soil and landscape protection,
environmental appearances, marine resources, and protection of flora and fauna.
In addition it is charged with research into the use of existing or potential open land areas within the municipality,
as well as working with other organizations or unofficial bodies concerned with open space and environmental issues.”
The Environmental Commission generally meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 7:30pm at the Borough Hall.
Environmental Commission Members:
Peter Ardito, Chair 2006-2022
Meredith Budinich 2017-2022
Theresa Hazelton 2014-2022
Ann Lander 2013-2023
Mary Ann Schran 2008-2022
Sung Min Yoo -Filling Unexpired Term through 2022
Clerk: Marti Francis
Instead of discarding unwanted items, try donating or selling them.
Not only will you be reducing waste, you can help others at the same time.
Check out the opportunities on the link above for a variety
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For Stormwater Management Information: njstormwater.org