News & Updates

November 19, 2021

"The Senate must act now, pass the Build Back Better Act, and deliver on the priorities the public has demanded for years."

November 18, 2021

"The Administration must finalize a robust policy that ensures all communities have clean drinking water sources and water bodies that are safe for swimming and fishing."


November 11, 2021

Clean Water Action organizers were on hand to celebrate Governor Murphy’s announcement that he is issuing an Executive Order to reduce New Jersey’s greenhouse gas emissions to 50% of their 2006 levels by the year 2030. The announcement took place with a backdrop of construction vehicles as workers continued to install the nation’s largest solar farm on reclaimed landfill.

Picture of plastic waste (spoon and fork) on beach. Caption: Water Action Wednesday, ReThink Disposable
November 8, 2021

Join our Clean Water Action Minnesota team on December 8th at 7 PM CST for a discussion on the relationship between plastic pollution and climate change, how we're working to ReThink Disposable, and how you can help!

This is the seventh in our Minnesota Water Action Wednesday series of townhall briefings. See the full calendar and watch previous events at


oil and gas production in lost hills
November 4, 2021

CalGEM (the state agency that regulates oil and gas production) and the Governor’s office have proposed new oil and gas public health rules. They have proposed a 3200-foot setback from new oil and gas wells to protect frontline communities. This is huge -- but we have to make sure the proposal is finalized.

November 3, 2021

“Reform the filibuster now. It’s the only way to move forward"

November 2, 2021

“Until we transition away from oil and gas completely, we need the strongest possible rules to limit the harm to our climate and communities from this polluting industry."

October 29, 2021

With this historic investment, the President and Congress are taking important strides to ensure everyone has access to safe, clean, lead-free drinking water."

October 28, 2021

“The Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal and the Build Back Better Act make historic investments in our water, climate, and health."

Barr Mansion
October 27, 2021

Mark your calendars for the evening of Wednesday November 17, 2021 5:00pm-8:00pm, and join us in celebration at Barr Mansion.

Barr Mansions culinary team will be featuring a certified organic, plant based four-course meal. Local beer, Tito’s Vodka craft cocktails, and other libations included. Live music throughout the night by Wildflower Strings and special guest speakers. Cocktails will be served from 5:00pm-6:00pm in the Artisan Ballroom, and dinner on our Grand Lawn from 6:00pm-8:00pm.

Tickets: $100