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Jersey Water Works 2019 Membership Meeting

July 11, 2019
11:30 amto4:00 pm

Join Jersey Water Works at their Membership Meeting to celebrate the work of the collaborative, network with members, learn from experts, and discover how we can better talk about water infrastructure to our friends, colleagues, and other stakeholders.

Location: American Water Corporate Headquarters, 1 Water St., Camden, NJ 08102

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City of Water Day 2019

July 13, 2019
10:00 amto4:00 pm

Now in its 12th year, City of Water Day is a free harbor-wide day organized by the Waterfront Alliance to get people to, on, and in the water. The day’s activities champion the shared goal of a climate resilient Harbor that is prepared for rising seas and increased coastal storms. (Note that City of Water Day is held rain or shine. On-water activities will be postponed or suspended only in the case of thunder and lightning.)

Location: Lower Manhattan’s Seaport District

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Green Infrastructure Tour & Picnic with RU Cooperative Extension

July 15, 2019
10:00 amto1:00 pm

Join the LRWP and Middlesex County Water Resources Association on July 15 for a picnic and tour of green infrastructure and detention basins in Middlesex County with Rutgers County Extension Agent Michele Bakacs and Rutgers Doctoral Student and plant expert Kate Douthat. (Space limited, RSVP required)

Location: Gather at Middlesex County’s Thompson Park (Monroe Township)

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New Jersey’s Board of Public Utilities Energy Master Plan Stakeholder Meetings 1&2

July 17, 2019

New Jersey’s Board of Public Utilities released its draft Energy Master Plan last month and has scheduled six stakeholder meetings on three days over the coming months.

Stakeholder meetings 1 & 2: Wednesday, July 17 from 10 am to 1 pm and 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Location: State House Annex, Committee Room 4 (131-137 West State Street, Trenton, NJ)

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Solutions Forum on Combined Sewage Overflows

July 17, 2019
5:30 pmto7:30 pm

Perth Amboy sewers overflow with raw sewage into the Raritan Bay. Come learn about solutions that can help fix this problem and save our hard earned taxpayer dollars.

Location: Alexander Jankowski Community Center 1 Olive St. Perth Amboy, NJ

RSVP to Joelatthecitizenscampaigndotorg

WEBINAR: Storm Water Compliance Success – Using Proactive BMPs To Minimize Regulatory Discharges

July 31, 2019
2:00 pmto3:30 pm

This webinar will explore cost-effective solutions to minimize or eliminate storm water discharge exceedances. How cost-effective best management practices such as sediment traps, bioretention media, vegetated percolation, and infiltration trenches close to the source can minimize or eliminate regulatory discharges also will be explored.

Location: Online

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