LEGUpdate2017-v3_1200x627

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Jul2017
An important piece of legislation designed to protect New Jersey's water supply from contaminants due to negligence, mismanagement, and cyberattacks has been signed into law by Governor Christie. Sponsored by Senate President Stephen Sweeney, Senator Linda Greenstein, and Senator Christopher "Kip" Bateman, the Water Quality Accountability Act  (S-2834) requires all ... Read More
July 22, 2017John Flores
News-SNJDC-Longo-2017v1_1200x627

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Jun2017
by Mark Longo, Director of the Engineers Labor-Employer Cooperative (ELEC) New Jersey recently made strides toward improving our infrastructure by securing a long-term source of dedicated revenue for the Transportation Trust Fund. It’s an achievement many didn’t think was possible. The ELEC 825 led-campaign to replenish the trust fund is a critical victory ... Read More
June 19, 2017John Flores
LEGUpdate2017-S2834-2017-06-08-v1_1200x627

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Jun2017
Key aspects of the bill are highlighted below. This bill, to be known as the “Water Quality Accountability Act,” is intended to enhance the reliability and safety of the State’s drinking water.  The bill would apply to all water purveyors.   The bill would establish specific standards for the testing of fire hydrants.  ... Read More
June 12, 2017John Flores
LEGUpdate2017-S2834-2017-05-25-v2_1200x627

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May2017
Key aspects of the bill are highlighted below. This bill, to be known as the “Water Quality Accountability Act,” is intended to enhance the reliability and safety of the State’s drinking water.  The bill would apply to all water purveyors.   The bill would establish specific standards for the testing of fire hydrants.  ... Read More
May 25, 2017John Flores
LEGUpdate-S2834-2017-02-27

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Feb2017
SYNOPSIS The “Water Quality Accountability Act”; imposes certain testing, reporting, management, and infrastructure investment requirements on water purveyors. ELEC is a strong advocate for water infrastructure.
February 27, 2017John Flores