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Be a Clean Water Voter This Midterm Election

We are just weeks away from the 2022 midterm elections, and with the House and the Senate hanging in the balance, every race matters.

Join us in celebrating Clean Water Action's 50th!

Cheers to 50 Years: Autumn Toast to a Healthy Environment

50 Year Celebration, Fundraising and Charity Auction Event

 

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Tell State Officials: No more Housing Developments in Flood Plains

The time is NOW. Please send an urgent message to Gov. Murphy and DEP Commissioner LaTourette asking them to adopt emergency regulations around flooding and stormwater ASAP.

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New Jersey Releases Landmark Environmental Justice Rules

Environmental Justice (EJ) communities throughout New Jersey are on the brink of change as the landmark Environmental Justice Bill S232 comes closer to being realized. Today’s release of long awaited rules that accompany this landmark EJ Law is a critically important milestone.

50% Emission Cuts by 2030 is the New Policy; NJ Must Put into Practice

Clean Water Action organizers were on hand to celebrate Governor Murphy’s announcement that he is issuing an Executive Order to reduce New Jersey’s greenhouse gas emissions to 50% of their 2006 levels by the year 2030. The announcement took place with a backdrop of construction vehicles as workers continued to install the nation’s largest solar farm on reclaimed landfill.

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NJ Legislative Scorecard 2021

The PDF icon New Jersey Legislative Scorecard 2020-2021 details the environmental voting records of every legislator and the behind the scenes leadership of this session’s environmental champions from the 2019 lame duck session through September 2021. 
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Let's protect the Delaware River watershed from ALL fracking activities!

The Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC), a regional governing body that protects the health and safety of the Delaware River Watershed, is made up of the four governors of New York, New Jersey,

From We All Live Downstream

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Reflections on Jim Florio’s passing from two Clean Water Action staff with direct experience with Jim Florio as Congressman, Governor and Pinelands Commission Chair

September 27, 2022

The power and conviction of Jim Florio to do what was right for people and environment extended far beyond New Jersey

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Governor Murphy’s Road to Nowhere

September 12, 2022

Spending billions of dollars on road expansion while mass transit remains underfunded completely misses the urgency of the climate moment we are in! We need to all work together to make sure that Governor Murphy backs up his climate talk with climate action.

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Clean Water Waves | In The News, Summer 2022

September 4, 2022

Our work to protect clean water across the country often makes the news. Clean Water Waves highlights recent articles featuring our staff speaking on their areas of activism and expertise.