Green Acres Scoping Hearing Notice: Clyde Avenue Park Disposal


TAKE NOTICE that the Township of Woodbridge has contacted the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection proposing to dispose of 7.13 acres of Clyde Avenue Park, along Clyde Avenue, Hopelawn, Middlesex County, Block 3.02, Lot 1, in connection with a proposed elementary school. As compensation for the proposed disposal, the Township proposes to dedicate as parkland approximately, but no less than, 14.26 acres of Board of Education-owned land located at Lynn Crest School #22, 98 Ira Avenue in Colonia and the entire property of the former Ford Avenue School #14 in Fords. As compensation for the loss of recreational facilities at Clyde Avenue Park, the Township proposes to place recreational facilities at portions of the Fords Middle School property on Fanning Street in Fords and on the property of the former Ford Avenue School #14 in Fords. The proposed replacement land is subject to determination of eligibility as replacement land by the Green Acres Program, pursuant to N.J.A.C. 7:36-26.10(d)2.

Pursuant to N.J.A.C. 7:36-26.8(a) a scoping hearing to obtain public comment on this proposal will be held 

At the Municipal Building, 1 Main Street, Woodbridge, New Jersey on Wednesday, January 31, 2024 at 6 pm.

All interested parties are invited to attend and participate in the scoping hearing. Written comments on the proposed disposal should be directed to the Township of Woodbridge, Department of Planning and Development at 732-634-4500, Ext. 6432, 1 Main Street, Woodbridge NJ 07095, or email to Additionally, a copy of any comments should be submitted to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Office of Transactions and Public Land Administration, Public Land Compliance Section, 401 East State Street, 7th Floor, Mail Code 401-07, P.O. Box 420, Trenton, New Jersey 08625-0420, Attention: Adam Taylor, or to

Public comment on the proposed disposal will be accepted during the scoping hearing or until February 15, 2024.

Map of Clyde Avenue Park HERE