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Essex Environmental Commission Honored for Winning Achievement Award

February 19, 2018

NEWARK, NJ – The Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders recently honored the Essex County Environmental Commission, recipient of an Environmental Achievement Award granted by the Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (ANJEC), during a special presentation at the Hall of Records in Newark.

As one of six local environmental commissions awarded, the Essex County ...

Montclair Residents, Businesses Receive Honors from Northeast Earth Coalition

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Northeast Earth Coalition (NEEC) honored several local individuals at the organization’s third annual Act Locally for a More Sustainable World Conference held Saturday, January 27 at the Montclair Public Library.

Local leaders who were honored were as follows: 

1. Lifetime Achievement Award: Gray Russell for his Exceptional Environmental ...

Montclair Expands Smart Waste Disposal to all Business Districts

Montclair, NJ - Showing continued commitment to more environmentally friendly and efficient waste collection practices, the Township installed 30 more Bigbelly smart disposal units this week.

 

The purchase of the 150-gallon solar-powered trash compactors follows the success of the initial rollout of 40 units in Montclair Center last February.

 

Several new receptacles have ...

Ocean County Freeholders Firmly Against Drilling Off the New Jersey Coast

TOMS RIVER - The Ocean County Board of Freeholders are strongly opposed to a Trump administration plan to expand offshore oil and gas drilling to the waters of nearly every coastal state in the nation..

The proposal by the Trump Administration includes 47 potential lease sales in 25 of the 26 planning areas — 19 sales off the coast of Alaska, seven in the Pacific region, 12 in the Gulf ...

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