Grounds for Change: Activating Vacant Land

Resources / Organizations

Delaware River Basin Commission

A breakthrough in water resources management occurred in 1961 when President Kennedy and the governors of Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York for the first time signed concurrent compact legislation into law creating a regional body with the force of law to oversee a unified approach to managing a river system without regard to political boundaries.

Contact Info

25 State Police Drive
P.O. Box 7360
West Trenton NJ 08628-0360
US

tel: (609) 883-9500
fax: (609) 883-9522

web: http://www.state.nj.us/drbc/