Tag: middletown

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

Middletown Committee Officially Opposes Murphy’s Sanctuary Policies | Gallagher

By Art Gallagher _ The Middletown Township Committee officially opposed New Jersey’s status as a “Sanctuary State” for illegal aliens and pledged that the Township will never become a “Sanctuary City.” The Committee passed resolution 19-129 on Monday night.  The Read More

Murphy’s $15 minimum wage will cost Middletown taxpayers an extra $750k annually

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. — Governor Phil Murphy’s decision to sign a $15 minimum wage hike bill on Monday isn’t only going to impact New Jersey’s private sector bottom line; local municipal and county leaders are bracing for dramatic, potentially budget-busting payroll expense Read More

Tony Perry Sworn In As Middletown Township Committeeman

Tony Perry, 27, was unanimously selected by the Middletown Township Committee to fill the vacancy created by Stephen Massell’s resignation as the first order of business of the Committee’s meeting last night at Town Hall. Senator Joe Kyrillos issued the Read More

Amid U.S. Women’s Open Flap, ‘Defend Trump’ Counter-Rally Planned for Saturday in Bedminster

Donald Trump attracts controversy wherever he goes, Save Jerseyans, so when he attends the U.S. Women’s Open this weekend at his Bedminster golf course, a/k/a the “Summer White House,” anti-Trump protesters will reportedly turn out in force. There will be Read More

Middletown Township Reduces Spending and Property Taxes In 2017 Budget

The Middletown Township Committee will introduce a budget on Monday night that reduces Township spending by $161,459 and reduces the municipal tax rate by 3.49% “We’ve taken a fine tooth comb to this budget in order to develop a spending Read More

VIDEO: Hundreds of Trump Supporters Rally in Middletown, N.J.

Bashing routinely gets more attention, Save Jerseyans, but in slightly-red Monmouth County on Monday, hundreds of Trump backers lined Route 35 to loudly and proudly speak out in strong support of the new Republican President’s policies, particularly his hard stance against Read More

LD 13 Assembly Race Draws A Crowd As Scharfenberger Jumps In

Monmouth County Freeholder Serena DiMaso and Middletown Mayor Gerry Scharfenberger could be running mates for Assembly this fall. Suddenly there is a race for the 13th District Assembly seats currently held by Assembly Members Declan O’Scanlon and Amy Handlin. Middletown Read More