Important Conference Sessions Leadership, Human Rights and Human Services
This highlight letter is meant to help you prepare to make the most of your time at our 99th Annual Conference. Becoming better leaders, providing human services and promoting human rights are part and parcel of being the best possible public servants.
Your Voice Must Be Heard on Transportation Funding
The State’s Transportation Trust Fund has been a major source of funding for local transportation projects for almost thirty years. Now, with the Fund just months away from insolvency, New Jersey Mayors need to make their voices heard NOW.
PRIMER FOR ELECTED OFFICIALS (Formerly Newly Elected Officials Handbook)
The League is proud to present a NEW & UPDATED Primer for Elected Officials. This excellent resource provides elected officials with the basics of local government. THIS IS A MUST HAVE PUBLICATION!
League and Affiliate Sessions at our 99th Annual League Conference, November 18, 19 and 20, 2014
We have posted on the League website more details on the League and Affiliate Sessions which will be conducted at our 99th Annual League Conference, November 18, 19 and 20, 2014 at the Atlantic City Convention Center in Atlantic City.
Constitutional Issues Involving Holiday Displays
During the holiday season a number of questions arise as to the constitutionality of holiday displays. I have asked our staff attorney, Edward Purcell Esq. to provide me with an overview of the law.
Local Public Contracts Law Series No. 1 - A Primer on Public Bidding
This first installment of the League’s new Local Public Contract Law series will give municipal officials the basics of public bidding.
Concerns with Potential Recommendations of Pension and Benefit Study Commission
Based on our review of the Governor’s Pension and Benefit Study Commission’s September 25 status report, “Truth and Consequences,” it appears that no consideration has yet been given to the strength of local PERS and PFRS, compared to the State’s system status. Sample Resolution