Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
R. William Potter argued the cause for appellants Martha Steinberg, Gamal El-Zoghby, Michael Knight, Ricardo Valdes, Michael Pierro, Michele Pierro, David Fox, Andreas Beutler, Michaela Banck, The New Jersey Conservation Foundation, and Environment New Jersey (Potter and Dickson, attorneys; R. William Potter , on the briefs).
Jason Brandon Kane , Deputy Attorney General, argued the cause for respondent New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection ( Andrew J. Bruck , Acting Attorney General, attorney; Melissa H. Raksa , Assistant Attorney General, of counsel; Jason Brandon Kane , Deputy Attorney General, on the brief).
Amy Chung , Deputy Attorney General, argued the cause for respondent New Jersey Department of Transportation ( Andrew J. Bruck , Acting Attorney General, attorney; Melissa H. Raksa , Assistant Attorney General, of counsel; David M. Kahler , Deputy Attorney General, on the brief).
Afiyfa H. Ellington argued the cause for intervenor Westecunk Creek Association (Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla, PC, attorneys; Michael J. Gross and Afiyfa H. Ellington , on the brief).
Daniel A. Greenhouse argued the cause for amicus curiae Save Barnegat Bay (Eastern Environmental Law Center, attorneys; Daniel A. Greenhouse and William D. Bittinger , on the brief).
Before Judges Sabatino, Rothstadt and Mayer.
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