The Board of Public Utilities, BPU, with hold a public hearing on the proposal by South Jersey Gas to put a 24 inch gas pipeline through 15 miles of the protected Pinelands. It is critical for people to come out to this meeting to express opposition to this pipeline, June 17th at 3:30 & again at 6PM, Upper Township Community Center, 1790 Rt-50, Tuckahoe.
Due to an unforeseen conflict, we are moving our next ISD planning meeting to May 9th.
Details can be found on our events tab.
Sorry for the last minute change!
Sorry for the lapse in news on the proposed Pinelands Pipeline. Things have been more than a little bit interesting on the Pinelands front since we last provided an update. As was noted in our last post on the subject, Senator Van Drew has been very outspoken about working with Gov. Christie and Senator Sweeney to get this pipeline shoved through. Apparently their attempt to stack the
The Downbeach Bag Campaign is hosting a showing of the award-winning documentary Bag It on Tuesday March 10th, from 6-8pm at Steve & Cookie’s in Margate. Attendance is reserved for Ventnor, Margate, and Longport merchants so we can start a conversation about reducing litter in these communities.
In February, the Borough of Longport adopted a resolution encouraging their residents to use reusable shopping bags!
The January 27th showing of the award-winning documentary Bag It has been postponed due to the weather conditions. This showing, in partnership with Sustainable Margate and the Ventnor Green Team, will be rescheduled for March. More information to follow.