Clean Water Action, Governor Murphy to Campaign in Newark for more Climate Justice promises made, promises kept and more to be announced

Thursday, September 30, 2021
GovMurphy-600x750_Photo courtesy governor's office

What: Governor Murphy and Clean Water Action will hold a press conference to discuss promises made, promises kept, unfinished business and more to come on environmental justice, climate, green jobs and public health. Learn more about Clean Water Action and Governor Murphy’s environmental agenda and priorities moving forward.

When: Thursday, September 30th, 2021 at 3:45 pm

Where: Weequahic Park, corner of Frelinghuysen and Meeker Avenue, Newark

Rain location: International Longshoremen’s Association, Local 1233, 19 Fenwick Street, Newark,

At this site 4 years ago, Clean Water Action announced its endorsement of then candidate Murphy who at the time released a strong environmental justice agenda including a pledge to clean up dirty diesel in overburdened communities like Newark and at the port.


  • Governor Phil Murphy
  • Mayor Ras Baraka, Newark
  • Amy Goldsmith, NJ State Director, Clean Water Action
  • Kim Gaddy, NJ and National Environmental Justice Director, Clean Water Action
  • Janet Tauro, NJ Board Chair, Clean Water Action
  • Environmental justice leaders, community organizers, local elected officials (invited)


Amy Goldsmith
Kim Gaddy