This bill will only become a law once the Governor approves it. We need your help in encouraging Governor Christie to get these protections in place as quickly as possible by signing the bill.
New policies to be proposed by the Obama Administration would finally restore protection for all streams and wetlands.
The long-anticipated move follows more than a decade of campaigning by Clean Water Action and allies, and seeing this restoration of Clean Water Act protections through to completion is a top priority. Read more
fields free of toxic chemicals
Thanks to the support of Clean Water Action New Jersey members, we had over 50 legislators sign on to co-sponsor the Safe Playing Fields Act (S541/A2143) this year.
Unfortunately, despite these co-sponsors and the support of parents throughout the state, the vote on this bill continues to be delayed. We need to send NJ legislators the message that ignoring children's health is unacceptable. Urge your legislators to pass the bill now.
Hydrofracking has emerged as a major new threat to New Jersey, especially the Delaware River, the drinking water source for 3 million New Jerseyans and roughly 12 million others.