DONE DEAL: STATE APPROVES NATURAL GAS PIPELINE THROUGH PINELANDS

It’s a done deal: A natural gas pipeline will be constructed through the Pinelands in South Jersey.  The State’s Board of Public Utilities voted on Wednesday to allow the pipeline to move through environmentally sensitive areas without oversight from local planning boards.  Final approval is needed from the Pinelands Commission which is expected; construction on…

LOWER TOWNSHIP TO PARTICIPATE IN “DRIVE SOBER” CAMPAIGN

Lower Township Law Enforcement Officers will be cracking down on drivers impaired by alcohol or drugs as part of the annual end of year “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” statewide campaign. Beginning December 11, 2015 and continuing through January 1, 2016. Local and state law enforcement officials will conduct saturation patrols and sobriety checkpoints…