Update on South Jersey Weather Disaster Damages
As you know, severe weather conditions on June 23 devastated communities throughout the southern parts of our State. Responding to the needs of residents and businesses, municipalities in the region have dedicated all available resources to assist in the recovery. Their efforts began with the earliest forecast of the potential for problems. They will continue until all outstanding needs are addressed.
Weekly Policy Update
I. State Budget Update
II. Division issues guidance on Financing and Procurement Matters Related to Storm Response
III. Important Tax Court Decision Regarding Not-For-Profit Hospitals
IV. Bill requiring defibrillators for local recreation departments on the Governor’s Desk
V. Bills sent to the Governor for consideration
VI. Increase in Bid Threshold
VII. Statement of State Aid Release
VIII. Affordable Housing
League of Municipalities Appoints New Executive Team
As scheduled, the League has completed the appointment and transition of its new management team
Niagara Bottled Water Recall Information
The New Jersey Department of Health (DOH) has forwarded a notice to your Health Officer providing advice regarding the recall of Niagara bottled water.
Here is an update on actions in Washington that can have an impact on local governments in New Jersey. We thank the folks at the National League of Cities (NLC) for their advocacy and this information.
NJLM Classified Ads Section
Need to fill an open position? Looking to place an ad for equipment for sale? The New Jersey League of Municipalities website offers a Classified Ads section.