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161215delmore

Pollution Settlement Money to Aid NJ Waterways

12-15-16
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection is sending dollars from pollution settlements back into the community to build up the waterfront around the Lower Passaic River and Newark Bay.
161207delmore

Manville Doesn’t Qualify for Federal Flood Mitigation

12-7-16
After 10-plus years and $3 million of research, Manville doesn’t qualify for federal flood mitigation measures, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
161129Greenstein

Sen. Greenstein: Water Infrastructure Issues Start with the Pipes

11-29-16
Sen. Linda Greenstein says the state's deteriorating water pipes need to be replaced and that water main breaks and other issues cost businesses money.
161123Flanagan

Trump Ending Trans-Pacific Partnership Might Hurt NJ Businesses

11-23-16
Thirty-eight percent of goods exported from Jersey went to TPP countries last year.
161117Hill

NJ Rate Counsel Questions Need for PennEast Pipeline

11-17-16
The New Jersey Division of the Rate Counsel, with its economic consultants, says PennEast Pipeline is making up the need for a new pipeline.
161116Delmore

Questions Surround Proposal for NY to Buy NJ Water

11-16-16
Water company Suez submitted a proposal in June for New York to buy up to 5 million gallons of water a day from New Jersey’s largest reservoir and send it to the Empire State. The current drought is complicating matters.
161114Vannozzi

Drought Lowers Water in Reservoir to Critical Levels

11-14-16
Roughly 8,000 New Jerseyans in the upper western corner of the state rely on Morris Lake for drinking water. The water is at the lowest level in nearly a decade.
161111Flanagan

Looking for Ways to Control Deer Population

11-11-16
Saddle River residents voted to study the deer population and reduce it by non-lethal means. One option is birth control for does, but that can be expensive.
161101Delmore

Using Goats to Get Rid of Poison Ivy

11-1-16
The Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Association is using goats to clear out poison ivy on land meant to house an educational center for children. The animals eat the poison ivy, killing it over time.
161025Flanagan

Advocates Push for Reduction of Carbon Emissions Through Electric Vehicles

10-24-16
According to a new study by an environmental coalition, the Frontier Group New Jersey should implement steps toward low carbon transportation.