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Old 07-20-2010, 08:51 PM
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Im one of the idiots that brings extra bags when I go and pick up other peoples crap!!! My husband thinks Im nuts!!! The Earth is not an Ashtray!
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Old 07-20-2010, 09:36 PM
Location: Ridgewood
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You realize that your dog is swimming in the public water supply.

BTW the rope swing and cliff jumping are pretty awesome at SRR.

Stay out of Split Rock Reservior. Dirtbags.-srr.jpg
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Old 07-29-2010, 09:33 AM
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Don't forget to mention the same dirtbags that feel they need to spray paint the rocks. Tell them to stay home
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Old 07-29-2010, 10:02 AM
Location: Sneads Ferry NC/Randolph NJ/Cape Coral FL
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May end up closing it for recreation:

Sceusi, in a July 14 letter to DEP and Jersey City, charged that "the natural beauty of the area is being degraded" due to littering, illegal swimming and other misdeeds, including youths diving from rock cliffs into the water in video images that were posted on YouTube

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Old 07-30-2010, 07:08 AM
Location: NJ
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Default rivenrock

Understand Splitrock had those problems before it was opened to the public.

So what has changed to close it down?
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Old 07-30-2010, 07:37 AM
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Maharg - I had a friend in college who grew up and lived in White Meadow Lake. I've been to Split Rock Reservoir a few times with him. It is a beautiful place, shame to hear how people are ruining it.
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Old 07-30-2010, 07:38 AM
Location: north wildwood
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the only way to control these slobs is law enforcement ,you cant teach people that age manners,, i feel your pain ,but just observe people and you will become very disheartened by this type of behaior,
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Old 07-30-2010, 02:44 PM
Location: NJ & NV
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Saw an article last night that they worked out an agreement to open it back up giving Rocky Town Smokies power to enforce problems.
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Old 07-30-2010, 02:52 PM
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Originally Posted by Maharg View Post
I cant believe how many dirtbags and lawbreakers there are in N.J. No matter where I go at S.R.R. there is litter. I am trying to have a good time with my dog who loves swimming and I have to watch out for broken beer bottles all the time. Wrappers, soda bottles, and those GOD DAMN FISHING HOOKS. Cant u fking people clean up after yourselves? They have an OFFICIAL LAUNCH and yet no one is happy with that either. They have to launch and park where it says NO PARKING OR LAUNCHING. My Rockaway taxes pay for the morons who get lost in the woods. Therefore I should have rights to the lake. Not you idiots from other towns. There is supposed to be NO SHORE LINE FISHING yet every damn day there is. No matter where I go I cant walk without getting pissed off at the garbage I find in what could have been New Jersey's most beautiful spot. The Lake should only belong to Rockaway residents and have an age limit of 25. Boonton too.

Let me tell you something. If I catch ANYONE littering I will press charges against you and take you to court. Im sick of it and im sure other Rockaway residents are sick of it also. I live a mile from the lake and it makes me sick that people cant respect the rules and the nature. The dirt road now leading to the lake is full of CRAP. Im warning you. I am on the rampage. I will press charges against anyone mis using the lake. Trust me.

Thank You.

People are pigs but that is life. The real problem is the cops are too lazy to enforce any laws.
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Old 07-30-2010, 04:07 PM
Location: On the Rails in Northern NJ
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I didn't realize Split Rock was in Rockaway township i thought it was in JC. Whats that Reservoir in near Journal SQ JC? And whats up with all the public access to to Reservoirs lately , almost every Reservoir i know near me has boats and ppl in it?
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