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Property Taxes News: The State We’re In: Messing with success in the Meadowlands

Warren Reporter

By Michele S. Byers
Executive Director
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.

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The New Jersey Meadowlands Commission earned national recognition for its regional plan. … It also eliminated the property tax sharing program.

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NJ state seal.jpgWarren Reporter

By Michele S. Byers

Executive Director

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.

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