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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4May

Watershed Lawyer Battles Pro-Pipeline Bills in D.C.

By Mike Pisauro / May 04 / Safeguarding Our Communities / No Comments

"This bill seeks to rush approval by undermining environmental agency review and trampling over states’ rights," said Jim Waltman

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26Apr

Bonnie Watson Coleman Accepts Stiles Award

The Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association presented U.S. Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman with its highest award for environmental leadership...

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14Apr

PennEast’s FEIS Is Out, But The End Is Not Near!

By Mike Pisauro / Apr 14 / Safeguarding Our Communities / No Comments

We are disappointed that FERC did not heed the comments of its sister agencies to revise and re-issue a new draft EIS.

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5Apr

Increased Arsenic in Drinking Water – A Pipeline Risk

Most of the PennEast pipeline’s proposed route through NJ will interact with Fractured Bedrock Aquifers that feed the region's private and community drinking wells.

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31Mar

DEP Fails to Turn Tide on Polluted Stormwater

NJDEP is renewing municipal stormwater permits for the first time in over a decade but is not incorporating technology that could improve water quality

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8Mar

Improving Water Quality By Updating Stormwater Ordinances

By Mike Pisauro / Mar 08 / Safeguarding Our Communities / 3 Comments

As we built our communities with more and more concrete, asphalt and buildings, the need to address stormwater arose. Our thinking on how to address stormwater has evolved over the years.

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