UPDATE! We won! Today, Oct. 16, the Senate Jucidiary Committee voted to HOLD the nominations. Thank you for everyone who took action!
Oct 15, 2014--Remember when the Pinelands Commission voted NO to stop a massive pipeline from being built in the heart of the NJ Pinelands, thus protecting critical land and drinking water resources for generations to come?
Well, now there is a dirty move afoot to replace members who voted against the pipeline with political appointees that would vote yes. Read Clean Water Action's statement here.
The Dodge Poetry Festival is one of the largest poetry events in North America and it is happening in Newark! The event is taking place at the NJ Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) on Thursday, October 23, through Sunday October 26, 2014.
For four days Newark's vibrant downtown Arts District will be transformed into a poetry village featuring some of our most celebrated, diverse and vibrant poets and spoken word artists.
fields free of toxic chemicals
Thanks to the support of Clean Water Action New Jersey members, we had over 50 legislators sign on to co-sponsor the Safe Playing Fields Act (S541/A2143) this year.
Unfortunately, despite these co-sponsors and the support of parents throughout the state, the vote on this bill continues to be delayed. We need to send NJ legislators the message that ignoring children's health is unacceptable. Urge your legislators to pass the bill now.
We need stronger, not weakened, laws to protect our air, water, land, and public health. Consider this: