24Aug

What Is Green Infrastructure and Why Do We Need It?

When rain falls on our roofs, streets, and parking lots, the subsequent water cannot soak into the ground and becomes stormwater runoff.

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28Jun

NJDEP Rejects PennEast Water Permit Application

By Pam Podger / Jun 28 / Safeguarding Our Communities / No Comments

The Watershed applauds this decision by NJDEP to reject PennEast's fatally flawed permit application.

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23Jun

Proposed NJDEP Rules Threaten Wetlands

By Mike Pisauro / Jun 23 / Safeguarding Our Communities / No Comments

Proposed changes to the state’s program of protecting wetlands would weaken these critical areas. Please help us oppose this damaging proposal...

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21Jun

NJDEP Called to Reject PennEast Wetlands Permit

We urge Bob Martin, Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection to reject PennEast's permit application for a 120-mile pipeline.

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13Jun

Princeton Delivers a Win for Clean Water

Princeton neighborhoods are safer from flooding and water intrusion resulting from new construction with Monday’s passage of the ordinance controlling polluted stormwater runoff.

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6Jun

Cranbury Protects Parks

Cranbury Board of Health adopts a smoke-free parks ordinance, the 13th town in our Watershed to do so.

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5Jun

Support our Stormwater Efforts in Princeton

Residents of Princeton are encouraged to attend the Princeton Council meeting on June 12 at 7pm to speak in favor of a stormwater ordinance, and urge their elected officials to vote for passage of the ordinance.

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1Jun

Watershed Matters: Princeton Poised to Act on Flooding

Princeton’s town council is poised to take an important step by considering a strong new measure to address flooding and polluted stormwater runoff—two of the region’s most pressing environmental challenges.

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10May

Watershed Supports Safer Pipelines Bill

By Pam Podger / May 10 / Safeguarding Our Communities / No Comments

Urging stronger oversight of natural gas pipelines, the Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association and others on Wednesday applauded the reintroduction of legislation by a local Congresswoman.

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9May

Princeton Introduces Updated Stormwater Ordinance

By Mike Pisauro / May 09 / Safeguarding Our Communities / 1 Comment

The new stormwater ordinance introduced by the Princeton Council will help address flooding problems and reduce the amount of pollution discharged into...

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