LOBIONDO BILL TO HELP COAST GUARD MOVES FORWARD

Legislation authored by Congressman Frank LoBiondo moved ahead this week. LoBiondo said he was happy to see the “Coast Guard & Maritime Transportation Authorization Act of 2011,” go through committee. It is a three-year authorization of the Coast Guard’s budget which includes a number of provisions important to South Jersey. LoBiondo’s legislation requires the Coast…

NEW CRDA HEAD PUT IN PLACE BY CHRISTIE

A new head is in place at the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority. John Palmieri was named the new had of the organization that is supposed to be vital in helping to reshape Atlantic City. He has been apart of redevelopment efforts in a number of cities, including Boston, Hartford, and Providence. The agency is supposed…