New Jersey

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News Releases for New Jersey

NEW JERSEY TO PRIVATIZE LAND USE PERMITTING

Contractors to Write Flood Control, Coastal Wetlands and Other Approvals

FILTER THE CHEMICAL SOUP IN NEW JERSEY’S DRINKING WATER

Available Treatments Could Screen Hundreds of Unregulated Compounds from Taps

BID TO HIKE SEWAGE CONTENT OF NEW JERSEY RIVERS

Sewer Plants Ask Christie Administration to Relax Water Supply Protections

WHERE IS THE NEW JERSEY SHELLFISH “ACTION PLAN”?

Deadline Today to Address Critical Public Health Deficiencies Identified by FDA

RADIOACTIVE WELLS POSE BIGGER RISKS IN NEW JERSEY

Hundreds of Thousands Exposed Daily to Rad Levels Many Times over Safety Limits

FDA THREATENS TO BAN NEW JERSEY SHELLFISH SALES

Human Waste Discharges and Disease Outbreaks Cited; State Must Increase Patrols

MARCELLUS GAS PIPELINE’S CHEAP PATH THROUGH JERSEY PARKLANDS

Paltry $45,000 for 24-Year Lease on $2 Billion Pipeline Up for Quick Approval

CHRISTIE CUTS JEOPARDIZE JERSEY SHELLFISH SAFETY

New FDA Report Details Risks to State’s Billion Dollar Shellfish Industry

NEW JERSEY FORFEITS MILLIONS ON PARK LEASES AND CONCESSIONS

Lapsed Leases, Below Market Rates and Sweetheart Deals Give Corporations Breaks

NEW JERSEY SLASHES POLLUTION ENFORCEMENT

Plummeting Fines and Fees Will Shortchange Future Enforcement Budgets

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