News & Updates

June 3, 2019

This evening, Clean Water Fund, Blue Tomorrow environmental consulting, and the Central California Environmental Justice Network will co-launch seven air monitors in key locations across Lost Hills, California to monitor air quality for two years. The launch will take place at 14688 Lost Hills Road in Lost Hills, CA at 7 p.m.

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May 30, 2019

Please join us for Empower NJ's Climate Lobby day at the Statehouse in Trenton, Monday June 10th from 9am-3pm. RSVP here.

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May 30, 2019

Hear from labor leaders, environmentalists, students and activists about the bold plan to combat climate change. Learn how the Green New Deal will address inequality and what it means for the country and New Jersey. RSVP Now!

Ridgewood Jolt June lobby event
May 30, 2019

Join us for next level activism training! Learn from two experienced lobbyists about how we can push harder on the state level and make legislative gains. Hosted by Ridgewood Jolt, experienced environmental activist Eric Benson teams up with Planned Parenthood to encourage local NJ residents to be empowered. RSVP now!

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May 30, 2019

Join us on Wednesday, June 19th to lobby for clean water in Lansing!

As negotiations continue around the state budget, join Clean Water Action supporters and staff to ask state lawmakers to support the environmental priorities outlined in Governor Whitmer's budget proposal, and support HB 4212 and SB 116 to bring back Michigan's polluter pay law!

Join us!

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May 29, 2019

New Brunswick, NJ - Clean Water Action joined with over 24 New Jersey environmental, labor, public works and business leaders for a roundtable discussion led by Congressman Frank Pallone about the Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow’s America Act, or LIFT America Act. It calls for major investment in drinking water, renewable energy, climate resiliency, public health protections, brownfields redevelopment and broad band access. It was introduced by 31 House Environment and Commerce Committee Democrats.

Clean Water Action Lobby Day June 2018 Photo by Greg Nasif
May 28, 2019

Join us on Wednesday June 5th for a webinar from 7pm - 8pm. Register here.

Learn new skills to turn your activist passion into successful Trenton lobbying. There is a lot of hype about the 2020 presidential election, but change starts locally. The legislative process can seem confusing, but statehouses are where a lot of the most important laws in our lives are passed, so this training is designed to give you more tools to amplify your voice.

We’ll discuss:

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May 28, 2019

Please join us for Mega Environmental Lobby Day at the Statehouse in Trenton, Thursday June 20th from 9am-3pm. RSVP here.

On June 20th, we are coming together to urge our legislature to take action on key environental legislation. We will lobby legislators on on key environmental priorities including a plastic bag ban, lead service lines, and NJ's environmental justice bill.

The state legislature will be on recess over the summer and will not return until after the November election, so we need to push them for action now.

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May 20, 2019

We’re partnering with the Philadelphia Water Department to hold a “Green Blocks Sustainability Fair” on Saturday, June 1st from 10 AM-2 PM at Kemble Park located at Ogontz and West Chew Avenue. Let us know if you can make it!

PFAS Rhode Island
May 15, 2019

In a world of an estimated 4700 PFAS chemicals, researching and setting an MCL for each one will be time consuming and expensive. The next step must be to stop doing chemical by chemical approach. It will become an impossible task. There is no time left to protect our health as the dangers are already present in our water supplies, communities and have contaminated our bodies.