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September 28, 2021

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - Across Hunterdon County and the neighboring parts of western New Jersey, hopes are high that a threat that loomed for both public and private land, as well as the area’s water and environmental resources over the last seven years, has bowed out of legal and federal-level ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - Hunterdon County’s government has taken a stand in unison with regional and statewide land conservation associations and nonprofits, environmental advocates and more in calling for the state legislature to re-examine three proposed bills that are presently under consideration in ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - A small group of young adults held a rally outside the Hunterdon County Democratic Party Committee office, in Flemington, May 22 to urge President Joe Biden to stop the construction of the Line 3 pipeline. The pipeline, according to a release, transports crude oil from Alberta, ...

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TEWKSBURY, NJ - The Tewksbury Historical Society will feature six gardens at its biannual garden tour, set for Saturday, June 12, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine. The Tewksbury Historical Society will sponsor the tour of the six gardens located throughout Tewksbury Township. The tour will ...

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RARITAN TWP, NJ - Raritan Township will purchase a 48-acre property along Sergeantsville, Bonetown and Autumn Leaf roads for $875,000 to add to its open space inventory. At a meeting April 6, the township committee agreed to move forward with the purchase by approving a resolution, although ...

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RARITAN TWP, NJ - Raritan Township intends to preserve 600 acres of farmland over the next 10 years, according to a Farmland Preservation Plan adopted by the township committee April 6. The township anticipates preserving an additional 100 acres within one year and 300 acres within five years, ...

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HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ - A long, drawn-out battle against eminent domain and the PennEast Pipeline’s plans to disrupt earth in Hunterdon County enters its latest phase in April, but, ahead of the U.S. Supreme Court hearing, the Hunterdon County governing body took actions to urge President Joe ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - Flemington will host two borough-wide community cleanups in April, providing a safe, outdoor opportunity for residents to gather, said council president Caitlin Giles-McCormack. The first cleanup will be held April 10 at Tuccamirgan Park, on Bonnell Street. A box lunch will be ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - Flemington residents voiced support for a community garden at Tuccamirgan Park at a public hearing March 22. “One of the things it does at a time that we feel so isolated is it will create ties,” said resident Karen Tovi Jones. “And the more greenery, the better off we are as a ...

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RARITAN TWP, NJ - Raritan Township will make a 33-acre open space tract it purchased last fall accessible to the public by installing a parking lot and upgrading trails on the site. The township committee gave the nod Feb. 2 for the public works department to convert a pull-off on Decker Road ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - Flemington will join the Raritan Township Municipal Utility Authority, which provides sewage treatment to the borough, in challenging a recent New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection decision to upgrade the South Branch of the Raritan River to a C-1 designation. The ...

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RARITAN TWP, NJ - Raritan Township will save money on deer control efforts by partnering with a local community college. Amy Greene, a member of the wildlife advisory committee, presented to the township committee a plan for a second deer exclosure to preserve trees and other vegetation at the ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - Flemington Council is planting seeds for a community garden come spring that it hopes will reap grants for the borough. Councilwoman Jessica Hand said a community garden committee reviewed two plots in the 12-acre Tuccimirgan Park off Bonnell and Capner streets that can be ...

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