ENVIRONMENT

NJ’s combined sewer problem needs fixing, but who’s going to pay?

BY Raven Santana, Correspondent |

New Jersey’s oldest cities are saddled with 19th century water and sewer lines and finding even the latest updates may be no match for 21st century climate change. At a forum for 21 communities looking to upgrade combined sewer overflow systems, Correspondent Raven Santana found the prospect costly and contentious.