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Conference To Focus On The Crisis In New Jersey Created By Building Schools On Contaminated Sites The South Jersey Environmental Justice Alliance, New Jersey Environmental Justice Alliance and other environmental and civil rights organizations in New Jersey will host the State’s first conference to focus on the crisis caused by building schools on contaminated sites and the related issue of healthy schools.

We are also proud to announce that Ms. Lois Gibbs will be a featured guest speaker at the conference. Ms. Gibbs is nationally acclaimed for her groundbreaking work at Love Canal and is currently the Director of the Center for Health, Environment and Justice.

The Conference will be held on Saturday, May 3, 2008 at Thomas Edison State College, 101 West State Street, Trenton, NJ from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. The Conference is free and open to the public. A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. >>> more