Tag: renovation

GOP Legislators Join Lawsuit to Stop Christie’s State House Renovations

Chris Christie’s No.2 wants to halt the $300 million state house renovation project that a new estimate suggests could spike to $700 million before it’s all said and done. Two other members of the Republican Governor’s own party – Senators Kip Bateman and Mike Read More

Citing Skyrocketing Cost Estimates, Guadagno Calls On Christie to Halt State House Renovations

A $450 million project cost overrun is reason enough for second look, right? Considering it’s 2.5-times more than was originally projected? There’s disagreement in the Administration on that point. After reports leaked that ongoing State House renovations could reach $750 million over Read More

$300M State House Renovation Gets Go-Ahead Amid Controversy Over Price

Credit: NJ Department of Treasury State House cornice showing corrosion and metal strapping A controversial plan to renovate the New Jersey State House won approval yesterday from a panel of legislative and executive-branch officials even as the $300 million project Read More

NEW AD: Guadagno Runs Against Christie’s $300M State House Renovation

Chris Christie doesn’t get named in this latest Kim Guadagno primary campaign web ad released Thursday (which would be my only significant critique, Save Jerseyans), but the “Trenton politicians want to spend $300 mil” isn’t too ambiguous. Check it out: — Read More

ELECTION 2017: GOP legislator criticizes Christie’s $300M State House renovation plan

Governor Chris Christie‘s plan to renovate the New Jersey State House – at a price tag of $300 million – has attracted plenty of scrutiny from the public. One of the critics is a Republican legislator running to succeed him Read More