Hightstown

The Watershed Association’s Project for Municipal Excellence builds partnerships with municipal leaders to support proactive municipal planning. Working with local leaders we assess a municipality’s land use, zoning and other ordinances and create a tailored “Taking the Next Steps” report with recommendations to strengthen local laws, policies and actions to protect clean water and the environment.

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River-Friendly Resident Count: 2

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Is there something happening in your town that you think we should know about? A new development that you think is going to affect wetlands? A new ordinance that will lead to more flooding? A fish kill? A change in water level/color/smell? Drop us a line!

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