State News

Report Calls For EPA To Clean Up Coal Plants

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a report released last week, the non-profit Clean Air Task Force has determined that reducing emissions of fine particle pollution from coal-fired power plants, one of the top contributors of air pollution in the U.S., can have a direct and significant positive effect on public health.

NJ To Receive Federal Funds To Fight Foreclosure Crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s has awarded New Jersey communities $11,641,549 million in additional funding to help minimize the negative effects of the foreclosure crisis. This funding will be distributed through HUD’s Community Development Block Grant Neighborhood Stabilization Program third round of grants.