STATE D.E.P. CRACKS DOWN ON ILLEGAL DUMPING WITH 34 ARRESTS

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection is cracking down on illegal dumping within the state’s recreational areas. A program called “Don’t Waste Our Open Space” was launched by the D.E.P. in partnership with Camden, Trenton and Secaucus to fight unlawful dumping. Under the new initiative, 34 people were arrested for illegal dumping in some of…

FIOCCHI BILL TO HELP FARMS SIGNED INTO LAW

Legislation sponsored by Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi that allows 16-year-olds with agricultural driver’s licenses to operate farm vehicles without adult supervision was signed into law by Gov. Christie today. The graduated driver license program, established in 2001, significantly changed the driving privileges of permit holders and new licensees. The changes undermine the purpose and value of…