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

May 23, 2017

Asbury Park, New Jersey-- 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. Drinking straws will be given to customers only by request. Look for the signage and educational postcards located at both the entrance, tabletops and the bars. Clean Water Action and the Asbury Park Boardwalk encourage all customers to participate.

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.

Phil Murphy for Governor. Photo Provided by Murphy Campaign

Clean Water Action Endorses Phil Murphy for Governor

May 3, 2017

Trenton, NJ - Clean Water Action, New Jersey's largest environmental group, announced today its endorsement of Phil Murphy in the 2017 NJ Democratic primary for governor.

Christie's in La La Land!

February 28, 2017

David Pringle, Clean Water Action’s NJ Campaign Director, issued the following statement in response to Governor Christie’s budget address this afternoon.

Clean Water Action Conference - Speaker Form 2017

February 24, 2017

Thank you for speaking at Clean Water Action’s 31st Annual Conference, Voices Matter, Actions Count, taking place Saturday, April 8th, 2017, 9 am to 5 pm, at

Fracking Rally New Jersey by David Pringle

Demonstration calls for Ban on Fracking in the Delaware River Watershed

February 15, 2017

Public from numerous states and multiple constituencies floods meeting to tell Delaware River Basin Commission to protect the river watershed with a ban