on Mar 13, 2019
Commitment as a 10th Anniversary Silver Sponsor will help support New Jersey sustainability efforts
Today, Sustainable Jersey announced the addition of New Jersey American Water as a 10th Anniversary Silver sponsor. Sustainable Jersey is celebrating its 10th Anniversary with a year-long program to engage and celebrate the program’s #DecadeofImpact. Since 2017, New Jersey American Water has contributed over $20,000 to the Sustainable Jersey municipal certification program.
“New Jersey American Water’s sponsorship enables us to provide municipalities access to training, tools and expert guidance in sustainability areas,” said Randall Solomon, director of Sustainable Jersey. “Looking back at our journey over the last ten years, Sustainable Jersey has helped our participants become national leaders in implementing solutions to the key sustainability challenges. From new technologies, infrastructure, policies, plans, ordinances and education campaigns, New Jersey communities are on the front lines working to create a sustainable future.”
Launched in 2009, the Sustainable Jersey municipal program now boasts 449 participating municipalities throughout New Jersey-including 154 municipalities serviced by New Jersey American Water; this is over 86 percent of the company’s territory. “Sustainable Jersey is making a real difference. New Jersey American Water is committed to protecting the environment in the communities we serve, and we are proud to support the efforts of local organizations, like Sustainable Jersey, who share in our vision and provide valuable resources to help communities achieve their sustainability goals,” said Deborah Degillio, president of New Jersey American Water. As the largest water service provider in the state, New Jersey American Water provides water and wastewater services for approximately 2.7 million people in 192 communities in 18 counties. For more information about New Jersey American Water’s environmental stewardship, visit: https://amwater.com/njaw/about-us/environmental-stewardship.
The 2019 New Jersey Sustainability Summit will take place on Friday, June 14, 2019 at Bell Works in Holmdel. The Summit will celebrate Sustainable Jersey’s 10th Anniversary and spotlight the many people, organizations, businesses and agencies that have contributed to the organization’s progress. The Sustainability Summit will include an exhibitor expo and 12 concurrent sustainability sessions. New Jersey American Water will be an exhibitor at the Sustainability Expo. To register for the 2019 New Jersey Sustainability Summit, visit: bit.ly/SustainabilitySummit19. To learn more about the sponsorship opportunities, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 609-771-2938.