Archive for Tag: Steve Oroho

Oroho, Space and Wirths happy state and county parks and golf courses to be opened

SPARTA, N.J. – Senator Steve Oroho and Assemblymen Parker Space and Hal Wirths are happy that Gov. Murphy has heeded their calls to reopen the outdoors to help people cope with the COVID-19 pandemic. “I’m glad to see the governor move today to reopen our parks and golf courses,”...

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Wirths and Oroho support effort to reopen golf courses with restrictions during coronavirus shutdown

TRENTON, N.J. – In conjunction with several golf associations in New Jersey, Assemblyman Hal Wirths and Sen. Steve Oroho are urging Gov. Phil Murphy to reopen state golf courses with some restrictions. “We have to start reopening the economy where we can and allowing people to participate in responsible...

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Space and Wirths bill establishing food hubs goes to governor’s desk

TRENTON, N.J. – With today’s unanimous vote in the Assembly, legislation (A3592) sponsored by Assemblymen Parker Space and Hal Wirths establishing food hubs to strengthen small-scale New Jersey farms goes to the governor’s desk for his signature. Food hubs help connect food producers to new markets and services. Selling...

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Space and Wirths bill to stop corrupt recycling of contaminated soil heads to governor’s desk

TRENTON, N.J. –In an effort to stop illegal dumping of contaminated dirt, the Assembly voted today to advance a bill (S1683/A4267), sponsored Assemblymen Parker Space and Hal Wirths, that would expand New Jersey’s solid waste licensing law to include soil and fill recycling businesses. The bill reflects recommendations stemming...

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Space bill designating county correctional officers, wardens as police signed into law

TRENTON, N.J. – Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation today that would add the word “police” to the titles of county correctional officers, wardens and deputy wardens. “This will help eliminate any confusion over their authority and just clarifies the powers that these officers of the law already possess,” said...

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Vietnam veterans honored by Sussex lawmakers before county St. Patrick’s Day parade

FRANKLIN, N.J. – Assemblyman Parker Space presented the Wallkill Valley chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America with a special joint legislative resolution congratulating its members who were chosen to serve as grand marshals of the Sussex County St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 16 in Newton. “We wouldn’t...

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