Environmental Commission


  • Jerry Lewis, Chairman
  • Jane Hankins, Vice Chairman
  • Beth McClain, Secretary
  • Ken Strait, Liaison to Land Use Board
  • Burt Doremus
  • Marion Carll


  • Prepare an Environmental Resource Inventory (ERI) on the natural resource characteristics and environmental features of Hopewell Township
  • Advise the planning and zoning boards about the impacts of proposals for development on such issues as flooding and runoff, open space needs, water and air quality, and plant and animal habit
  • Investigate environmental problems and offer solutions
  • Educate and inform residents on ways to help protect the environment
  • Advocate planned open space preservation


The Environmental Commission meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 7:00 PM except for the November and December meetings which are on the first Wednesday.


The June 8, 2022 meeting will be held at 138 Beebe Run Road, Bridgeton.  If there are any questions, please contact Jerry at (609) 247-3903.

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