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The New Jersey Meadowlands Commission earned national recognition for its regional plan. … It also eliminated the property tax sharing program.[otw_is sidebar=otw-sidebar-1]
By Michele S. Byers
New Jersey Conservation Foundation
The transformation of the Hackensack Meadowlands over the past 45 years – from a polluted dumping ground and butt of countless jokes to a birdwatcher’s paradise, eco-tourism destination and top-flight sports complex – is a Jersey miracle.