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Avalon Environmental Commission Mission

The purpose of the Environmental Commission is the protection, development, or use of natural resources within the Borough. The Commission advises the governing body on a variety of environmental issues relating to protection, sustainability, and beautification within the Borough, and also advises the Planning and Zoning Board about environmental impacts regarding development. The Commission informs residents on environmental practices and policies to help protect our community’s environment.

Avalon Environmental Commission
2022 Meeting Dates

Pursuant to Chapter 231, Public Law of 1975, known as the “Open Public Meetings Act”, notice is herewith given that the following shall comprise the annual schedule of meeting dates for the Borough of Avalon Environmental Commission for the 2021 calendar year. As an advisory board, no official action will be taken at these meetings

2022 Meeting Dates

November 15

2023 Meeting Dates

January 17
February 21
March 21
April 18
May 16
June 20
July 18
August 15
September 19
October 17

All meetings will be held in the Council Meeting Room, 3100 Dune Drive, Avalon, NJ 08202 at 4:00 pm.

New Jersey Issues Drought Watch; Here are Some Water Conservation Tips

The May 2022 Northeasterner

As you all know, this coastal low has been brutal. In my 10+ years here, I believe this is the longest duration event that we have had. We have had prolonged marsh and back bay inundation with tidal stacking. read more

Environmental Commission Members

Donna Rothman, Chairperson, David Coskey, Kevin Coyle, Claire Driscoll, Joe Dvorak, Steve Malyszka, Brian Reynolds, Beth Tipping

Avalon Tree Committee

Joe Dvorak, Brian Reynolds, Craig Rothman, Steve Camp, Paul Short, Donna Rothman
Provides guidance for tree inventory/management on public property and pursuit of grants for the Borough

Threat of Wet Weather Modifies Plans for Festive Friday and Snowfest Saturday

November 23rd, 2022|Comments Off on Threat of Wet Weather Modifies Plans for Festive Friday and Snowfest Saturday

The Borough of Avalon and the 7 Mile Business Community Association have modified the schedule of events for the community’s popular Festive Friday and Snowfest Saturday celebrations.  The latest forecast calls for rain to move [...]

Notice: Minor Change in Yard Waste Collection Schedule

November 16th, 2022|Comments Off on Notice: Minor Change in Yard Waste Collection Schedule

The Avalon Department of Public Works announced that yard waste collection will be held on Wednesday, November 23rd instead of Thursday, November 24th due to the Thanksgiving holiday on the 24th.  Use of plastic or [...]

Mayor, Police Chief, Council Member Participate in Roundtable on Disorderly, Criminal Gatherings

November 8th, 2022|Comments Off on Mayor, Police Chief, Council Member Participate in Roundtable on Disorderly, Criminal Gatherings

  On November 7, 2022, Cape May County local and county elected officials, law enforcement leaders, and state representatives from Legislative Districts One and Two convened a Roundtable Work Session on Preventing Disorderly and Criminal [...]

Avalon Holiday Beach Tags Are Available Now for Online Purchase

November 1st, 2022|Comments Off on Avalon Holiday Beach Tags Are Available Now for Online Purchase

Holiday Beach Tag for 2023 beach season in Avalon Beach season will be here before you know it!  You can give the gift of a summer on the Avalon beach.  Starting Tuesday, November [...]

2021 Avalon Environmental Commission Agendas & Minutes

Avalon Environmental Commission Agenda January 19 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes January 19 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Agenda February 16, 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes February 16 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Agenda April 20, 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes April 20, 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Agenda June 15, 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes June 15, 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Agenda July 20, 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes July 20, 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Agenda September 21, 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes September 21, 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Agenda October 19, 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes October 19, 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Agenda November 16, 2021

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes November 16, 2021

2020 Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes January 21 2020

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes August 18 2020

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes September 15, 2020

Avalon Environmental Commission Meeting Minutes October 20 2020

Avalon Environmental Commission Meeting Minutes November 17, 2020

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes December 15 2020

2019 Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes February 19 2019

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes March 19 2019

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes May 21 2019

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes July 16 2019

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes September 2019

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes October 15 2019

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes December 17 2019

2018 Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes

Avalon Environmental Minutes December 2017

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes January 16 2018

Avalon Environmental Commission Minutes February 20 2018