Jersey Water Works in the News

2/08/2019: Green Infrastructure is coming of age, and it’s time to demystify it. (CivicStory)

2/07/2019: It’s called a ‘rain tax.’ But will it really it help N.J. fight floods and stop pollution? (

2/07/2019: Stormwater utility legislation advances (Hudson Reporter)

1/28/2019: New Jersey focuses on lead in drinking water (WaterWorld)

1/16/2019: How do we get lead out New Jersey’s drinking water? (NJ 101.5)

1/16/2019: Governor stresses unsafe lead levels in NJ water but offers no quick fixes (NJ Spotlight)

12/14/2018: Rain gardens in NJ: Small projects help alleviate stormwater problems (NJ Spotlight)

12/10/2018: The price of clean water (CivicStory)

12/10/2018: Jersey Water Works members announce new commitments to improve water infrastructure (New Jersey Business and Industry Association)

12/7/2018: Video: Water system managers plan for upgrades, but funding is scarce (NJTV News)

12/2/2018: Opinion: When it comes to clean and safe water, we’re all in the same boat (JWW honorary co-chairs Governor James J. Florio and Governor Christine Todd Whitman in

10/25/2018: Video: NJ Water Upgrades Urgent, Says “Jersey Water Works” (CivicStory)

10/10/2018: A day without water: Why water infrastructure matters (The Inquirer)

09/06/2018: We need real solutions to N.J. water woes (Asbury Park Press)

07/25/2018: Pinkin vows to fight for clean water at Jersey Water Works event (

07/20/2018: Pinkin vows to fight for clean water at Jersey Water Works event (TAPinto Milltown/Spotswood)

06/2018: Putting water infrastructure goals to work (Utility and Transportation Contractor)

4/24/2018: Groups plan to sue city of Newark, Jersey state official over lead in drinking water (Natural Resources Defense Council)

2/2018: Uncovering water infrastructure solutions in 2018 (NJ Municipalities)

1/2018: A rising tide for water infrastructure investment (New Jersey Business Magazine)

1/18/2018: Action agenda for New Jersey’s water infrastructure (Infrastructure USA)

1/11/2018: Failing water infrastructure a growing trend in New Jersey, reports say (Press of Atlantic City)

1/8/2018: Video: Leaky NJ water pipes need major repairs (

12/27/2017: New administration needs to get its hands wet solving water problems (NJ Spotlight)

12/15/2017: Watershed association cited for innovation (Star-Ledger)

12/7/2017: NJ’s ‘alarming’ water infrastructure called out in new report (JWW co-chair Mark Mauriello on NJ 101.5)

12/4/2017: Water advocates seek public backing for major infrastructure upgrade (NJ Spotlight)

11/30/2017: Opinion: Four ways Murphy can build a green economy: Think water (Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation’s Chris Daggett and Margaret Waldock in the Star-Ledger)

11/20/2017: Opinion: A plan to fix state’s aging water infrastructure (New Jersey Conservation Foundation)

8/8/2017: Law on drinking water infrastructure requires upgrades of leaking systems (NJ Spotlight)

7/19/2017: NJ’s water infrastructure needs hearts, minds, and massive investment (NJ Spotlight)

7/13/2017: Jersey Water Works will host membership meeting (

5/15/2017: National Infrastructure Week showcases its importance to N.J., U.S. (NJBIZ)

4/30/2017: Gov. Whitman and Mayor Baraka: 3 Ways to Ensure Clean Drinking Water Remains a Priority (JWW honorary co-chair Governor Christine Todd Whitman in the Star-Ledger)

4/30/2017: Jersey City launches Year of Water (Hudson Reporter)

1/27/2017: Aging and leaky water mains cost NJ millions (

12/21/2016: Renewing aged water infrastructure in New Jersey, one street at a time (NJ Spotlight)

12/16/2016: 30 Ways New Jersey can improve its water infrastructure (Montclair Patch)

12/5/2016: Water system reformers rally support for huge infrastructure campaign (NJ Spotlight)

12/2/2016: State’s old, leaky water pipes crumbling beneath us (

11/30/2016: Statewide water infrastructure repairs needed (NJ TV)

11/29/2016: Opinion: Why we must fix our water infrastructure (Star Ledger)

11/7/2016: Modern water infrastructure is critical for New Jersey’s economic growth (NJBIZ)

8/2016: Jersey Water Works: Working together to upgrade water infrastructure (US Water Alliance)

5/25/2016: Group eyes ways to rebuild and preserve state’s old, brittle water infrastructure (NJTV)

4/28/2016: Water advocates issue ‘workplan’ to help with massive system upgrade (NJ Spotlight)

4/14/2016: Dodge partners with New Jersey Health Initiatives to support Build It Green competition (Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Blog)

2/17/2016: Louis Berger develops New Jersey A∙I∙M∙S4 program to manage aging water infrastructure in New Jersey (Louis Berger)

7/15/2014: Opinion: Fixing urban water infrastructure key for NJ (Star-Ledger)

Jersey Water Works News Releases

2/1/2019: Stormwater Utility Legislation Advances

1/15/2019: Jersey Water Works Applauds Governor’s Commitment to Clean Water and Modern Water Infrastructure

1/15/2019: Jersey Water Works Forms Task Force Focused on Lead in State’s Drinking Water

12/7/2018: At Annual Conference, Jersey Water Works Members Announce Flood of New Commitments To Improve Water Infrastructure

11/14/2018: One Water Award Recipients Show Power of Collaboration, Innovative Thinking to Address Water Challenges

5/1/2018: One Water Awards Nominations Open, Partnership Expands

3/29/2018: Jersey Water Works Releases 2018 Work Plan

3/28/2018: Survey: New Jersey Residents Name Clean Drinking Water as Top Environmental Priority

1/9/2018: Jersey Water Works Commends Legislative Report on Drinking Water

12/1/2017: Jersey Water Works Releases Report Calling for Investment and Innovation in State’s Water Infrastructure

11/15/2017: Inaugural One Water Awards Honor Four Innovative Water Management Projects

10/6/2017: Jersey Water Works Partners with City of Jersey City, Local Breweries for Imagine a Day Without Beer

5/31/2017: New Awards Program Recognizes Sustainable Solutions to State’s Water Challenges

3/24/2017: Jersey Water Works Releases 2017 Work Plan

12/12/2016: Rep. Frank Pallone, State Officals to Testify at Dec. 14 Meeting of Legislative Task Force on Drinking Water Infrastructure

12/7/2016: Jersey Water Works Wins Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award

12/2/2016: Water Coalition Announces More Than 30 Commitments to Improve Water Infrastructure

4/27/2016: Jersey Water Works Releases 2016 Workplan

Jersey Water Works Statements

8/3/2016: Lead in New Jersey’s Drinking Water Calls for Awareness, Education and Investment

Jersey Water Works Testimony

11/30/2016: Jersey Water Works Testifies at Joint Legislative Task Force on Drinking Water