New Jersey News

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Autumn Toast Charity Auction 2017

August 1, 2017

Join area businesses by becoming an auction donor at Clean Water Action's 8th annual Autumn Toast to a Healthy Environment Charity Auction! 

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Over 60,000 Petitions Demanding Fracking Ban Submitted

July 24, 2017

Groups bring petitions to doorsteps of four state governors and Army Corps in Week of Speaking Out July 24 through 28

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Coalition for Healthy Ports Calls on Port Authority to Clean Up Deadly Diesel Emissions

June 29, 2017

The Coalition for Healthy Ports (CHP) demands reinstatement of the Port Authority of NY & NJ’S (PANYNJ) dirty truck ban originally planned to go into effect in January 2017 to significantly reduce diesel emissions and corresponding adverse health impacts as the port continues to grow.

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Straws are Out, The Environment is In at Asbury Park Boardwalk Restaurants

May 23, 2017

Clean Water Action, in partnership with the Asbury Park Boardwalk, is launching a “Straws by Request” program this Memorial Day Weekend. Participating establishments include Oyster Bar, The Anchor's Bend, Beach Bar and Wonder Bar. 

Phil Murphy, Clean Water Action release environmental justice agenda

May 15, 2017

Newark, NJ -- Expanding on what Clean Water Action has called "the strongest clean energy agenda by far," Democratic candidate for Governor Phil Murphy advanced new policy initiatives today to improve the quality of life in environmental justice communities. Watch live footage from the press conference on Facebook.