The new chemical will coat pipes to prevent water from being in contact with the walls of the lead pipe. But experts warn it will take at least six months to start working, if not longer.
Whether you’re trolling him or supporting him, the Newark mayor made sure to come prepared with video testimonies and receipts to back up how he says he’s moving the city forward.
It’ll cost over $75 million to complete the entire residential project. Until then the city continues handing out water filters, roughly 33,000 to date.
Trenton Mayor Reed Gusciora says the city has made improving water quality a top priority since he took office in July.
Right off the bat, Judge Esther Salas accused both sides of using “gamesmanship” in the case, saying the plaintiffs are magnifying the issue while the defendants downsize it.
The lawsuit alleges Newark waited months to alert the public that a way of preventing lead from getting into drinking water wasn't working.
The mayor says the city’s water and sewer department has been doing a fine job and it doesn’t need the Natural Resources Defense Council to tell it what to do.
The bipartisan legislation will now require utilities to provide more drinking water quality reports from water utilities to consumers. The government will now keep a national inventory of lead ...
Environmentalists sue the city of Newark for not doing enough to fix lead contamination in the water, but the city contends that is outrageous.
Advocates are offering an action plan to protect New Jersey's children, especially those in low-income communities, from the dangerous hazards of lead poisoning and exposure.
The task force recommends spending $400 million on upgrades to an aging system that costs the state almost a quarter of its treated drinking water every year.
Politics, police and property taxes raise the temperature on the state's governor's race. Why Clean Water advocates criticize Newark over test results of lead in the water and what the city has to ...
Newark educates homeowners on dangers of lead in water per state DEP standards.
Their anticipated battle for the party nomination for governor never happened. Today, they were together in a common cause. A judge tells Sen. Menendez forget about delaying or scheduling his criminal ...
The report recommends standardizing data collection and providing funding for remediation.