March 16, 2010
Re: Important Changes to DLGS Website - CY 2010 State Aid Certifications:
The following changes have taken place on the Division of Local Government website.
1. Test Date Change for April 2010 Registered Municipal Clerk Exam: Due to a scheduling conflict with the School Board Election, the date of the next Registered Municipal Clerks exam has been changed from April 21 to April 28, 2010. Please inform all those in your office who may be applying for the exam. Any questions please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 609-292-9757.
2. CY 2010 State Aid Certifications: The Division of Local Government Services anticipates posting State aid certifications within two days of the Governor's speech on Tuesday, March 16. A Local Finance Notice will be sent out when the certificates are posted.
3. NJ-GMIS, the State's association of government technology leaders, is hosting its 1st Annual Technology Education Conference on April 21 at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, NJ. This first of its kind event is designed for New Jersey's municipal, K-12 school, county, and state agency IT leaders from around the state. Session topics include Emergency Services and Technology, an Update on the State Broadband plan, updates on State GIS, construction permitting, digital tax maps, Disaster Recovery, Security, Cloud Computing and Social Media as well as vendors who will be exhibiting throughout the event. Registration at reduced rates is now open by visiting the NJGMIS website at www.njgmis.org/conference.html.
4. Local Finance Notice 2010-7 (www.nj.gov/dca/lgs/lfns/10lfns/2010-07.doc)
"2009 Tax Lien Law Revision - P.L. 2009, c. 320" reviews the entire law and summarizes each change to the Law. Tax Collectors and other interested parties may want to attend one of the seminars on the law that will be announced in the coming months.
Very truly yours,
William G. Dressel, Jr.