Sustainable Highland Park/Borough Wins $10,000 Grant from SustainableJersey

On May 19, Sustainable Jersey announced the the winners of multiple grants supported by PSE&G. The event took placed at the Highland Park Senior Center. Sustainable Highland Park was awarded a $10,000 grant  for a “Plastic Bag Reduction Campaign”. A broad based educational campaign will be advanced to reduce reliance on single-use plastic bags in the Borough. The Sustainable Highland Park plans to target  it outreach campaign to resident and businesses. It will also explore how plastic bag bans and fees have worked in other localities in order to see if an ordinance is appropriated for Highland Park.