State & Local Government

First Environment works with municipalities, counties, and local authorities to improve regulatory compliance, conduct remedial investigations and designs, implement and improve environmental management systems, increase energy independence, and reduce environmental impacts (such as greenhouse gas emissions, solid waste, and water pollution). In our role as environmental engineer and advisor to the New Jersey Environmental Joint Insurance Fund (E-JIF), we serve more than 110 municipalities and 73 utility authorities across the state of New Jersey. Our staff possesses expert knowledge of state and federal laws and regulations affecting environmental engineering and design, and has incorporated these requirements into hundreds of technical projects over the past two decades. By encouraging and facilitating the implementation of resource recovery strategies such as food waste management; fats, oils, and grease (FOG) programs; composting; and cogeneration facilities with anaerobic digestion for renewable energy production, our personnel have helped municipalities realize significant cost savings.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Environmental resource recovery
  • Regulatory compliance, auditing, and permitting
  • Air quality
  • Water quality
  • UST/AST compliance
  • Solid and hazardous waste
  • Training
  • Environmental, health, and safety
  • Litigation support
  • Site investigation and remediation design

Our Work

PFAS in Groundwater Interim Remedial Measure (IRM) Workplan for Westchester County Airport

Client: Westchester County Department of Public Works and Transportation Location: Westchester, NY

New Jersey Turnpike Environmental Compliance at Service Areas

Client: New Jersey Turnpike Authority Location: Southern New Jersey

New York State Insurance Fund – Industrial Hygiene

Client: New York State Insurance Fund Location: New York City, NY

Veterans Field Remediation

Client: Borough of Edgewater c/o Neglia Engineering Location: Edgewater, NJ

Environmental Compliance Audits of Bureau Water Pollution Control Plants and Combined Sewer Overflow Facilities

Client: New York City Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Wastewater Treatment Location: New York, […]

RINs Verification Engineering Review Report for City of Riverview

Client: Blue Source, LLC City of Riverview, Michigan Location: Riverview, MI