Tag: municipal

Bill advances prohibiting many N.J. local officials from driving government cars for private use

TRENTON, N.J. – A bill barring municipal officials from driving municipal vehicles for non-public reasons advanced through the Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee on Thursday. The legislation (S206) sponsored by state Senator Declan O’Scanlon (R-13) mandates that any and Read More

REPORT: David Stahl will resign to serve as judge

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog That’s the word from NJ Advance Media, Save Jerseyans. David Stahl (R-East Brunswick) has been mayor since  2008. Back in 2013, Mayor Stahl unsuccessfully ran to succeed Barbara Buono as LD18 State Senator along with Read More

Doherty’s “Right to Shovel” Bill clears committee

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’m still saddened that this legislation is necessary, Save Jerseyans, but here we are. That’s blue state living in 2015 for ya. On Monday, state Senator Mike Doherty’s bill (S-2741) overriding municipal ordinances Read More

Time to Focus on Local Taxes

Trenton’s Take is Too Large But Local Levies Deserve Greater Taxpayer Scrutiny By Scott Alexander | The Save Jersey Blog Like the citizens of most states, New Jersey residents pay municipal, school, county, sales and income taxes. Seven don’t have income taxes and Read More