Petition statement to be delivered to Hope Township, NJ Planning Board and Mayor Tim McDonough

Hope for Water

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Hope for Water

To be delivered to Hope Township, NJ Planning Board and Mayor Tim McDonough

Petition Statement

Prevent a proposed gas stations underground fuel storage tanks from being submerged in the town of Hope's freshwater aquifer and water table.
There are currently 292 signatures. NEW goal - We need 300 signatures!

Petition Background

Fresh water is valuable and essential to all life. About 1% of freshwater IS groundwater. Does it make sense to put three 15,000 gallon underground fuel storage tanks is a towns freshwater aquifer, water table, against Beaver Brook, and a few miles from the Delaware River? NO, it does not!! This is an environmentally sensitive area, known to be a habitat for threatened and endangered flora and fauna species. Location of site is I-80 West exit 12, in front of Park-and-Ride lot. Your signature today will help preserve freshwater for future generations!

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