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Green Acres Success Stories – Protecting and Enhancing New Jersey’s Environment and Outdoors

Through the Local Assistance Program, Green Acres provides funding to county and municipal governments, and nonprofit organizations to acquire land for open space and parks.

Read more about Green Acres assisted acquisitions in the following example:


Green Acres is committed to providing parks and outdoor recreation facilities, urban wildlife preserves, and quality open spaces in our cities, suburbs and other developed communities throughout the State. To further this goal, Green Acres provides assistance to local governments and nonprofit organizations to develop parks and outdoor recreation facilities in their communities.

Find out more about Green Acres assisted development projects through the following examples:


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See archived State Land Acquisition Success Stories

See archived Local Unit and Nonprofit Land Acquisition Success Stories