Tag: Department of Environmental Protection

DEP Updates Recovery Progress

By John Burton TRENTON – State Depart­ment of Environmental Pro­tection Commissioner Bob Martin made it clear this week that the work on Sandy recovery is continuing and that “New Jersey...

April 12, 2013 | comments

Cleanup of Storm Debris in Water to Begin

By John Burton   Contractors for the state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will be in the area, beginning March 4, to clean up tons of debris washed into waterways...

March 1, 2013 | comments

Waterways Public Access Rule Means ‘Common Sense Practices’

By Bob Martin Governor Christie and I are strongly committed to ensuring there is excellent public access to our ocean beaches, bays and rivers in New Jersey. We view this...

October 26, 2012 | comments

FH to Get State Grant to Purchase Property for Park

By John Burton FAIR HAVEN – The borough will be getting some state assistance to acquire a long sought-after property to create a small riverfront park. The state Department of...

October 19, 2012 | comments

Towns Looking at Beach Public Access After DEP Initiative

By John Burton   Local beach community mayors are re-evaluating their town’s requirements for beach access after the state’s environmental commissioner signed an initiative, forwarded by the Christie Administration. State...

October 19, 2012 | comments