News & Updates

October 18, 2018

Today is a day to celebrate David Zwick and the Clean Water Act, and recommit to cleaner water and healthy communities.

 

October 17, 2018

Today’s anticipated decision by the Board of Public Utilities (BPU) to issue an RFP for 1100 MW of offshore wind proves the future of clean energy is here and now.

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October 17, 2018

Clean Water Action is hosting a get out the vote phone bank on Saturday, November 3rd at our offices in downtown Minneapolis. We're going to call voters to get them to the polls. A simple phone call can make a huge difference in whether someone becomes a clean water voter. Take a few hours to help us mobilize voters across the state to elect clean water champions on November 6th!

October 16, 2018

LANSING- Today, Clean Water Action announced its endorsement of Lora Greene for the Michigan House of Representatives.

October 16, 2018

LANSING- Today, Clean Water Action announced its endorsement of Joanne Galloway for the Michigan House of Representatives.

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October 15, 2018

BREAKING NEWS!

Trenton, NJ – The Senate Environment Committee passed SCR134, a proposal to amend the New Jersey Constitution's Declaration of Rights to include environmental rights. This is an important first step to ensure every person has a right to a clean and healthy environment, including pure water, clean air, and ecologically healthy habitats, and to the preservation of the natural, scenic, historic, and esthetic qualities of the environment in New Jersey.

October 14, 2018

“To get the job done right, distributing free filters to residents is not enough. It has to be coupled not only with correct installation, ongoing public education, funds and confirmation of regular filter replacements,”

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October 10, 2018

Don't miss the Deal Lake Fall Clean Up! 

WHEN: Saturday, October 27th, 9 am – 12 pm. All volunteers can join us to enjoy soda and pizza (and discounted drinks) at McGillicuddys Lakeside Taphouse after the clean up from Noon to 3 pm 

WHERE: Deal Lake Boat Ramp (Next to 7-11 On Main Street in Asbury Park)

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October 9, 2018

Join us! Clean Water Action is hosting a get out the vote phone bank on Saturday, November 3rd from 9 – 3pm at our offices located in downtown Minneapolis at 330 2nd Avenue South, Suite 420. We're going to call voters to get them to the polls. A simple phone call can make a huge difference in whether someone becomes a clean water voter. Take a few hours to help us mobilize voters across the state to elect clean water champions on November 6th!

October 5, 2018

The New York/New Jersey port industry includes the largest seaport on the East Coast, which has been estimated to generate over $80 billion in annual economic activity.

This “economic engine” is powered by thousands of diesel engines found in the trucks, trains, cargo handling equipment, and vessels that emit air pollution that has been linked to asthma, heart disease, cancer, and other adverse health effects.