Environmental Commission

Mission Statement

The Paramus Environmental Commission seeks to protect and improve the quality of our land, water, and air by advising the Borough of Paramus on actions and policies of sustainability. Through education and outreach, the Commission seeks to inspire our community, both residential and commercial, to incorporate environmentally responsible practices in their daily lives.

Responsibilities of the Commission

Educate and inspire the community the public through various channels:

  • Host speakers at public events
  • Organize Paramus’s annual Earth Day celebration
  • Support Paramus DPW messages about recycling to local businesses and residents
  • Participate in town events, such as National Night Out

Practice sustainability and improve the quality of Paramus life in ways including:

  • Support the Paramus Farmers Market
  • Promote and organize clean up events
  • Field resident concerns about the environment
  • Advise the town on environmental best practices

           Commission Members                           Term Expires

Tony Landa - Chair12/31/23
Robert J. Riccoboni - Vice Chair
Tom Caiaffa
Matt Giugliano
Mark Cristaldi
Jamie Love12/31/24

Shelli Rigolosi

Joseph Vartolone - Council Liaison

Nicole Smith - Secretary

Commission Meeting Dates

Meetings will take place in the borough hall caucus room at 8pm.

January 11, 2021February 8, 2021
March 8, 2021April 12, 2021
May 10, 2021June 14, 2021
July 12, 2021August 09, 2021
September 13, 2021October 18, 2021
November 8, 2021December 13, 2021

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Boards and Commissions Membership Application 

  1. Nicole Smith

    Board Secretary
    Phone: 201-265-2100, ext 2361