After several months hiatus, the final Port Ambrose liquefied natural gas facility battle is set to begin again! This fall is our last chance to stop Port Ambrose and get Governor Christie & Governor Cuomo to veto this dangerous project. Port Ambrose is a proposed liquefied natural gas import facility located 28 miles off New Jersey and 18 miles off Long Island.
This project is bad for New Jersey, bad for the marine environment, and bad for the future of our planet.
Tens of thousands of public comments sent in, opposition from elected officials, and public scrutiny of Port Ambrose has helped to stop this project. We need your help for the final battle! For more information and to get involved in the LNG fight please contact Nicole at email@example.com or call 732-872-0111
Attention Yogis, Runners and Paddlers!
We’ve got a great event for you!
Join us at Townsend’s Inlet in Sea Isle City on the beach for 30 min beach yoga, a 3 mile beach run and a 3 mile paddle (prone, kayak, sup).
Preregister at PaddleGuru for this amazing event that will benefit our Chapter! When the paddle ends the after party begins hosted at 329 43rd Place, Harbor Outfitters Fish Alley location on the bay in Sea Isle. Enjoy a few beverages and replenish with salad and pizza from DeNunzio’s Brick Oven Pizza and Grille.
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!