COLTS NECK, N.J. (AP) — Former “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart and his wife have received a key approval to open an animal sanctuary in New Jersey.Stimulus Check Latest: Will You Get A Fourth Relief Payment?
The Colts Neck planning board approved preliminary plans for the 45-acre farm that will be the home of animals saved from slaughterhouses, roadsides and live markets.
Tracey Stewart says Tuesday night’s approval means the farm should open by 2018. It will include afterschool programs and be open for student trips and lectures for adults.READ MORE: Philadelphia Mother Pleading To Find Driver Who Struck Son In Hit-And-Run, 'Guardian Angel' Who Found Him
Jon Stewart says he wants the community to be invested in the project and to love it.
The farm still needs to be approved by a county planning board and the state Department of Environmental Protection.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia's Evil Genius Beer Company Giving Out Free Beers To Those Getting Vaccinated In May
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