**THURSDAY ADVISORY** Senate and Assembly Environment Committees Host Joint Hearing on Progress of Sandy Rebuilding Efforts

(TRENTON) – The Senate Environment and Energy Committee and the Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee will hold a joint hearing on Thursday to hear from members of the public on the progress of Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts in New Jersey.

There will also be testimony from advocates and environmental and engineering experts.

The hearing will be held on Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 11:00 AM in Room 411 of the Atlantic City Convention Center, One Convention Boulevard, Atlantic City, NJ.

The Senate committee is chaired by Senator Bob Smith (D-Middlesex) and the Assembly committee is chaired by Assemblywoman Grace L. Spencer (D-Essex).