Editorial: Keep Liberty State Park the NJ jewel that it is

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NORTHJERSEY.COM – Too many times over the last few years, Liberty State Park has been a green space under siege, its advocates and supporters having to work overtime to stave off unwanted and wrong-headed development that would change the park’s very identity and its special character that help to make it the most visited park in New Jersey.

Now, however, the cavalry could be on its way. As Scott Fallon of NorthJersey.com and the USA TODAY NETWORK New Jersey reported, legislation introduced this month would seek to stave off those most egregious development plans, and to safeguard this heroic urban open space. Indeed, the whole reason Liberty State Park is such a popular draw for visitors is because it provides escape; it is an oasis of sorts in one of the most overdeveloped metropolitan areas in the country …

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