Tag: municipality

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

N.J. Court rescues municipalities from “gap period” affordable housing mandate

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog It’s a narrow but significant win for local government, Save Jerseyans. On Monday, the New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division today ruled that municipalities are not required to comply with retroactive affordable housing Read More

Smith Secures Clean Up Help

Congressman Chris Smith: FEMA OK’s 90% Reimbursements For Towns Hit By Superstorm Sandy By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com FEMA will be reimbursing New Jersey towns impacted by Superstorm Sandy 90% of their cleanup and rebuilding costs, Congressman Chris Smith (R-NJ4) announced on Tuesday Read More