Create Your Green Team Action: Read through this action to understand what the purpose of the Green Team is, why it is important, and how to get it started.
Establishing Your Green Team: Additional information on deciding whether to establish your Green Team by Resolution or Ordinance, the structure, and the members.
Growing Your Green Team: A Handbook for Sustainable Maryland Communities - This in-depth handbook from Sustainable Maryland Certified (a program modeled after Sustainable Jersey) is an extensive resource for both starting your Green Team and making it more effective. This handbook should be the first resource for all Green Teams. While there are some differences between municipal structures and roles between the two states, the handbook is easily adaptable for New Jersey Green Teams.
Regional Hubs: Our hubs bring green team members and other sustainability-minded community members from a certain region together to help keep towns connected, learn about what has worked elsewhere and collaborate on projects.
Logo for Certified Communities: Each certified communities receives a customized certified logo that includes the town name. The logo is emailed to all green team members with access to the town's certification application at the time the municipality is certified.