Tag: housing

Middletown Withdraws from Unfair Affordable Housing Proceedings

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. – Last week the Middletown Township Committee directed its attorneys to withdraw from court proceedings that commenced in July 2015 to address unrealistic affordable housing obligations imposed upon municipalities throughout New Jersey by the Supreme Court.  On Wednesday, Read More

Ex-mayor admits to using $90K in state money for personal salary hikes

Lawrence Township reorganization meeting Thursday, Jan. 1, 2004. Newly sworn in Mayor Mark Holmes delivers his first speech as mayor.

The former mayor and councilman of Lawrence Township admitted Tuesday to stealing thousands of dollars from the Asbury Park Housing Authority while serving as its executive director for unapproved salary increases, trips to strip clubs and other lavish amenities on Read More

New Jersey Needs Reasonable Affordable Housing Reforms

By Senator Kip Bateman and Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli The New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division will soon issue a ruling that will determine if municipalities must build tens of thousands of affordable housing units that they were not required to Read More

COAH is back (and badder than ever) in Middlesex with new “protocols”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog After the New Jersey Supreme Court gave trial courts jurisdiction over affordable housing in the Garden State back in March of this year, Save Jerseyans, we knew there was potential for some interesting opinions Read More

Meet Kim Taylor

Save Jersey’s 2013 Meet the Candidates Series Continues, Week of June 23rd By Nicole Sanders | The Save Jersey Blog In my efforts to introduce candidates to the voting public, Save Jerseyans, I started a weekly column called Meet the Candidates. In essence, it Read More