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New Jersey Currents - Fall 2016

October 26, 2016

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New Jersey Currents - Spring | Summer 2016

New Jersey Currents - Spring | Summer 2016

June 7, 2016

In this issue: Fighting for clean energy, blocking dirty water rules, lead in Newark Schools, and more.

Sprinkler at a coal ash disposal site. Photo credit: bibiphoto / Shutterstock

New Jersey Currents - Fall 2015

November 4, 2015

NJ Legislature Still Flunking on the Environment

Clean Water Action’s 2014-15 NJ Legislative Scorecard found a majority of state legislators failed on the environment, much as they did 2 years ago.

New Jersey Currents - Fall 2014

October 23, 2014

In this issue: Climate change, water, and jobs; Vote for clean water; Radioactive waste; and more.

"Raise the Roadway" Bayonne Bridge Project

New Jersey Environmental Federation staff testified this February at the U.S. Coast Guard hearing in Newark on the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s (PANYNJ) “Raise the Roadway” project for the Bayonne Bridge. The a project would raise the bridge 64 feet to make room for the new generation of supersized Panamax ships. Project proponents claim it will be a tremendous economic achievement and feat of engineering brilliance, yet have failed to conduct a thorough review of the project’s environmental and public health impacts.