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Feds award NJ $70m to upgrade wastewater, drinking-water systems

Feds award NJ $70m to upgrade wastewater, drinking-water systems

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The federal government yesterday awarded nearly $70 million to New Jersey to help fund [go to article]

Dam removal will help bring Raritan River back to life

CRAIG TURPIN / NJ.COM - The Department of Environmental Protection Thursday announced a plan to remove the obsolete Weston Mill [go to article]

NJ leads nation with plan to curb two toxic chemicals in drinking water

NJ leads nation with plan to curb two toxic chemicals in drinking water

JON HURDLE / NJ SPOTLIGHT - New Jersey’s new plan to impose tough limits on two carcinogenic chemicals in drinking water [go to article]

Climate change is wreaking havoc on our water

Climate change is wreaking havoc on our water

ANDREA THOMPSON / GRIST / CLIMATE CENTRAL - For two days in early August 2014, the 400,000 residents in and around Toledo [go to article]

Fed rollback of Clean Water Rule could threaten half of NJ’s streams

Fed rollback of Clean Water Rule could threaten half of NJ’s streams

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - More than half of all stream-miles in the Delaware River Watershed could be left without [go to article]

1 in 5 in NJ drink water contaminated with PFOA

1 in 5 in NJ drink water contaminated with PFOA

RUSS ZIMMER / APP.COM - Nearly one in five New Jerseyans are delivered tap water that contains at least trace amounts of a chemical [go to article]

Lead in water remains pervasive problem in New Jersey schools

Lead in water remains pervasive problem in New Jersey schools

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The state’s top infrastructure priority ought to be getting the lead out of drinking water [go to article]

NJ’s water infrastructure needs hearts, minds, and massive investment

NJ’s water infrastructure needs hearts, minds, and massive investment

JON HURDLE / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The challenge of winning public support for a campaign to upgrade New Jersey’s aging [go to article]

Draft water plan leaves critics dissatisfied on several key fronts

Draft water plan leaves critics dissatisfied on several key fronts

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - For the past few years, the environmental community has badgered the Christie administration to update [go to article]

Trump EPA’s slash of drinking water protections trickles down to N.J.

Trump EPA’s slash of drinking water protections trickles down to N.J.

CLAUDE BRODESSER-AKNER / NJ.COM - Detested by farmers and held up by President Donald Trump as the hallmark of over-regulation, Environmental [go to article]

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