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For community members living near the creek, who are affected daily by all of the industrial toxins released around it, the delay is unacceptable.

New Jersey passed a law allowing for the utilities in 2019. So far, no community has put one in place.

He made the comments on "Ask Governor Murphy," the monthly call-in show hosted by WNYC, WBGO and WHYY.

The new director of rodent mitigation will be based in City Hall and paid a salary between $120,000 to $170,000.

The shirt depicts an animated rat with a terrified look on its face, crossed out by a red prohibition sign and surrounded by a viral quote from Sanitation Commissioner Jessica Tisch.

It’s been nearly six months since the moratorium, aimed at protecting the environment, passed the state legislature.

In its new report card, the environmentalist group Save the Sound found too much nitrogen and not enough oxygen in the waters of the Western Narrows.

New Jersey follows nearly two dozen other jurisdictions with similar lawsuits. But none of these cases have been resolved yet, and fossil fuel companies are pushing back.

Organic waste makes up a third of New York City’s daily trash. The borough president says composting in Manhattan would make NYC a more sustainable city.

Draft rules proposed by the Adams administration include loopholes that could allow wealthy building owners to pay their way out of making the necessary retrofits for energy efficiency.