NJ Sen. Pushes Enviro Agency To Rethink Gas Pipeline

Law360, New York (February 21, 2014, 6:45 PM EST) -- A New Jersey state senator on Friday urged the agency charged with protecting the Pinelands National Reserve to reconsider its decision to block the construction of natural gas pipeline through the region, arguing the project would not harm the environment and would help keep a South Jersey power plant alive.

In a letter sent to the New Jersey Pinelands Commission, Sen. Jeff Van Drew, D-Cape May, asked the agency to take up the issue of the pipeline at its next meeting in March, arguing that the...
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