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In The News - Archives - 2010


Dec. 23, 2010 PSE&G project is 'potentially devastating' for Randolph, other towns

Dec. 14, 2010 NJ Assembly approves bill abolishing Council on Affordable Housing

Dec. 11, 2010 New Jersey Highlands: Undermining the council

Dec. 10, 2010 Facts are clear: Millions receive Highlands water

Dec. 10, 2010 'Fake farmers' grow tax breaks in Morris County, NJ

Dec. 9, 2010 Highlands nominees should be opposed in Senate

Dec. 6, 2010 Keep "wolves" off the Highlands Council

Dec. 5, 2010 Gov. Christie and the Highlands

Dec. 3, 2010 Christie takes heat for picks

Dec. 2, 2010 New Jersey Climate Change Science Forum

Dec. 1, 2010 Sierra Club right about Highlands nominee Sam Race

Dec. 1, 2010 Opinion: Gov. Christie plays partisan politics with regional planning

Nov. 24, 2010 Highlands law foes named to council, drawing fire from environmental groups

Nov. 23, 2010 Environmentalists furious over Governor's Highlands appointees

Nov. 23, 2010 Highlands council nominees draw some criticism

Nov. 23, 2010 NJ environmental groups condemn Gov. Christie's nominations for highlands council

Nov. 4, 2010 Opponents pipe up about pipelines

Nov. 3, 2010 Groups are unified against the utilities' new power

Nov. 3, 2010 New technology not a gas

Nov. 2, 2010 Tennessee Gas pipeline blasts through NJ Highlands & watershed lands - will import Marcellus frack gas

Nov. 1, 2010 Ringwood to hold public hearing on natural gas construction through Highlands region

Oct. 21, 2010 Power line opponents to rally Saturday in Portland

Oct. 8, 2010 PSE&G report promotes environmentally friendly alternatives to long-distance transmission lines

Sep. 23, 2010 Controversial Highlands Transmission line, a "superhighway" to deliver low cost power?

Sep. 19, 2010 New Jersey Highlands Council's faces expected to change in October

Sep.16, 2010 Susquehanna-Roseland power plan: power line plan in limbo as feds enter the fray

Sep. 9, 2010 Byram close to winning Highlands plan OK

Sep. 9, 2010 Somers rebuts land values used in Highlands editorial

Aug. 21, 2010 Power utility, opponents sound off to park service

Aug. 18, 2010 Little-known panel holds purse strings on sale, lease of state lands

Aug. 13, 2010 Moderate to severe drought in the works in Roxbury township

Aug. 10, 2010 Despite Pressures to Develop, Open Space is Being Preserved

Aug. 7, 2010 Responses to Paul Mulshine's anti-Highlands Act column

Aug. 5, 2010 Experience in the Pinelands has taught us that Regional Planning Works

Aug. 2, 2010 Ratable chase not the answer in Highlands

Jul. 31, 2010 Highlands Critic Offers Some Good Ideas

Jul. 30, 2010 PSE&G delays construction of controversial Susquehanna-Roseland power line

Jul. 30, 2010 Washington township drought threatens area water supplies

Jul. 23, 2010 National Park Service will hold Susquehanna-Roseland hearings in August, despite environmentalists' calls to postpone

Jul. 14, 2010 State panel to vote today on gas pipeline

Jul. 9, 2010 Chester township farmers see no relief for land values

Jul. 8, 2010 Septics in the Highlands

Jul. 7, 2010 Natural gas pipeline due for vote in Trenton

Jul. 6, 2010 NJ is re-evaluating strict septic rules that angered Highlands Act landowners

Jul. 6, 2010 State spurns proposed gas pipeline lease, citing lowball offer

Jul. 2, 2010 NJ commission stalls approving 24-year lease agreement on gas pipeline project for $45K

Jul. 1, 2010 Highlands landowners ask again for compensation for development restrictions

Jun. 27, 2010 Highlands meetings now open

Jun. 16, 2010 Environmentalists appeal BPU's power line decision

Jun. 8, 2010 Groups appealing power line approval

Jun. 8, 2010 Environmentalists appeal New Jersey's approval of power line project

Jun. 7, 2010 Environmental groups sue to stop PSE&G power line upgrade in Morris

Jun. 7, 2010 Groups sponsor hike to protect new Pa.-NJ. power line

Jun. 7, 2010 N. J. environmental groups use Board of Public Utilities over $750M power line project

May 21, 2010 New environmental group to legislators: 'We're watching'

May 16, 2010 Save the Park tour focuses on Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area sections where proposed power line would cross

May 4, 2010 Red tape reviews hurt New Jersey

May 2, 2010 Grant awarded to group fighting PSE&G power line expansion proposal through Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area

May 1, 2010 Public gathers to protest power line project

Apr. 30, 2010 Protect the environment

Apr. 29, 2010 Highlands critique draws fire from environmentalists

Apr. 29, 2010 Morris County touts $10M tax cut from open space land

Apr. 28, 2010 Critics of proposed power line plan rally, picnic for Saturday in Delaware Water Gap

Apr. 28, 2010 Gov. Christie Should Get Behind the Highlands

Apr. 23, 2010 New Jersey's red tape review group suggests getting rid of two environmental orders

Apr. 22, 2010 N. J. Highlands group urges Christie to protect 'drinking water for 5.4 million people'

Apr. 5, 2010 NJ Highlands Seeks to Preserve Agriculture, Not Penalize Farmers

Mar. 30, 2010 NJ Report Fails to see Economic Value of Protecting Highlands Resources

Mar. 29, 2010 Critics say proposed JCP&L substation in Tewksbury would be ugly and not fit in with area

Mar. 27, 2010 New, giant power-line towers will soon dot northern New Jersey

Mar. 21, 2010 Development Rights Program Good for Highlands

Mar. 18, 2010 Highlands Act Works

Mar. 14, 2010 N.J. counties cut land preservation funds due to financial strains

Mar. 9, 2010 Environmentalists Balk at Possible Cuts to Highlands Protection

Mar. 4, 2010 Many upset about Christie's Highlands cuts

Mar. 3, 2010 Environmentalists join New Jersey official in seeking restoration of funding for Highlands municipalities

Feb. 26, 2010 Group says Christie's cuts threaten drinking water

Feb. 26, 2010 Reminder - Highlands Act presentation by Elliott Ruga

Feb. 25, 2010 Highlands Coalition wants Christie to support and fund Highlands Council

Feb. 24, 2010 Gov. Chris Christie's transition panel report on New Jersey Highlands Council ignored facts

Feb. 24, 2010 N.J. Assemblyman KcKeon blasts Gov. Christie on freezing Highlands funding

Feb. 24, 2010 Towns in the Highlands could be hurt by state budget cuts

Feb. 23, 2010 N.J. environmentalists urge Gov. Chris Christie's support for Highlands preservation

Feb. 20, 2010 New life for Morris Canal at Saxton Falls in Allamuchy

Feb. 19, 2010 Last stand: Critics slam power line plans across Delaware Water Gap, Appalachian Trail

Feb. 19, 2010 Foes: Don't park power line here

Feb. 17, 2010 Opponents take charge at hearing on electricity line

Feb. 11, 2010 Press Release: Groups to Governor Christie: No Cuts to Transit!

Feb. 11, 2010 N.J. environmental groups accuse Gov. Christie of 'raiding' funds for clean air, water

Feb. 10, 2010 Sierra Club hosts: Highlands Act presentation by Elliott Ruga

Feb 10, 2010 Pitching the plan

Feb. 9, 2010 Highlands Coalition offers grants

Feb. 7, 2010 Christie Should Trash Highlands Report

Feb. 3, 2010 Holt, Sworen Votes on Highlands Plan Were After Much Thought

Feb. 2, 2010 Gov. Christie's Faulty Transition Report

Jan. 27, 2010 Planning Area Meeting

Jan. 23, 2010 Christie transition team call Highlands Council 'a disaster'

Jan. 14, 2010 The Magic of the Highlands

Jan. 14, 2010 Groups say railway bed may contain carcinogens

Jan. 12, 2010 PSE&G offering money to towns along proposed power line route

Jan. 8, 2010 Vote on proposed massive N.J. power line postponed

Dec. 12, 2010 10-Acre Zoning brings McMansions