English: Skyline of Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) from the New Jersey-Site of the Delaware River. Deutsch: Skyline von Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) von der New Jersey-Seite des Delaware River`s. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
TITUSVILLE, N.J. (Aug. 14) – Steve Tambini was sworn in today as the Delaware River Basin Commission’s new executive director at a brief ceremony held on the banks of the Delaware River at Washington Crossing State Park in Titusville, N.J.
“I am thankful for the opportunity and privilege to be the Executive Director of the Delaware River Basin Commission,” said Mr. Tambini. “I truly look forward to working with you to uphold the basin compact and collectively manage this magnificent resource.”
He was administered the oath of office by New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin, who is the first alternate for Gov. Chris Christie on the DRBC. Also present and providing remarks were Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Secretary E. Christopher Abruzzo, the first alternate for Gov. Tom Corbett on the commission, and Lieutenant Colonel Michael Bliss, the first alternate for Brigadier General Kent D. Savre, the DRBC’s federal member. Mr. Tambini also received welcoming remarks from the signatory states of Delaware and New York.