Under the new bill, the agencies that regulate the park would be prohibited from considering any commercialized development other than small-scale activities.
The controversial plan that would allow for a 300 boat marina to be built at the southern end of Liberty State Park is not yet a done deal.
The state DEP is coy about plans for marina expansion on the south side of Liberty State Park.
Mayor Fulop and Sen. Sweeney are among the officials fighting a state proposal to develop areas of Liberty State Park.
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The DEP's proposal would develop about 38 of its roughly 1,200 acres.
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The tough mudder competition made a $50,000 contribution to the park.
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Liberty State Park advocates say keeping the Meadowlands Commission involved is troubling.
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Liberty State Park supporters say a new bill doesn't guarantee that the DEP will retain control of approving projects.
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Gov. Christie signed legislation giving a new commission the authority to approve development plans.