Christie Urged to Turn Down Medowlands Legislation

A coalition of 11 environmental and planning organizations are urging Governor Christie to veto a bill that significantly changes oversight of the Meadowlands and Liberty State Park, saying it jeopardizes decades of work taken to help restore the region's ecological health….The other groups signing the letter are: Regional Plan Association, Pinelands Preservation Alliance, New Jersey Highlands Coalition, New York-New Jersey Baykeeper, New Jersey Conservation Foundation, New Jersey Environmental Lobby, Raritan Headwaters, Environment New Jersey, Hackensack Riverkeeper and the New Jersey Sierra Club. Read the full article in the North Jersey Record