But clean drinking water problems extend far beyond Newark in the Garden State, and some lawmakers say residents deserve better.
Back inwhen numerous school districts from Trenton to Rowan University were dealing with lead problems in their woman want nsa Connell systems, New Jersey lawmakers passed the Clean Water Accountability Act.
It called for higher standards yhe monitoring and alleviating contamination. State senators announced they will hold a series of hearings about why towns are under-reporting the results of water-quality testing and how to spend tax dollars when contamination issues are identified.
One area that will get special attention is how communities of color, be it Newark, Trenton or even Camden, are disproportionately effected by poor water quality. Troy Singleton said. You must log in to post a comment.
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