UPDATE! We won! Today, Oct. 16, the Senate Jucidiary Committee voted to HOLD the nominations. Thank you for everyone who took action!
Oct 15, 2014--Remember when the Pinelands Commission voted NO to stop a massive pipeline from being built in the heart of the NJ Pinelands, thus protecting critical land and drinking water resources for generations to come?
Well, now there is a dirty move afoot to replace members who voted against the pipeline with political appointees that would vote yes. Read Clean Water Action's statement here.
The Dodge Poetry Festival is one of the largest poetry events in North America and it is happening in Newark! The event is taking place at the NJ Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) on Thursday, October 23, through Sunday October 26, 2014.
For four days Newark's vibrant downtown Arts District will be transformed into a poetry village featuring some of our most celebrated, diverse and vibrant poets and spoken word artists.
The governor rejec
This week the DEP formally proposed rules that would pull New Jersey
from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initative (RGGI). RGGI is compact
among northeast states that reduces carbon pollution while generating
funding for clean energy and energy efficiency programs. The Governor
stopped our participation in the program in 2011, but in March an
Appellate Court ruled he could not exit the program without altering the
Now the DEP has just released the rule proposal that would officially remove us from RGGI and we need your help to block it! Email the DEP NOW & attend the public hearing on August 8, 2014, in Trenton.