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PIERSON WINS PRIMARY IN UPPER TOWNSHIP

A contested primary in Upper Township went the way of Jeff Pierson. He was one of two running for Upper Township Committee in a primary on Tuesday. Jeffrey Pierson faced Orvis Leopardi for the right to run as a republican in the November general election. The seat is currently held …

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TAXES GOING UP THIS YEAR IN UPPER TOWNSHIP

Upper Township residents will absorb a tax increase this year.  Last week the Township Committee approved a new $12.4 million budget that increases the municipal tax rate by three cents.  This is the first tax increase in three years in Upper Township.  The budget was approved on a 3-2 vote …

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UPPER TOWNSHIP APPROVES NEW BUDGET

Upper Township residents will see roughly a three cent increase to their tax bill. A new budget was passed by the committee there this week. Mayor Richard Palumbo tells Coastal Broadcasting the township incurred more than $691,000 in expenses this year from tax appeals, a payment for the revaluation, and …

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