WEST CAPE MAY FIRE DEPARTMENT GETS FEDERAL FUNDING

U.S. Congressman Frank A. LoBiondo announced that the West Cape May Volunteer Fire Company will receive $8,900 in federal funding from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to recruit, train and retain firefighters. The funding was awarded from DHS’ Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) program. “This funding will definitely make an impact…

LOBIONDO SECURED $1 MILLION FOR MILLVILLE AIRPORT

Congressman Frank A. LoBiondo today announced $919,223 in federal funding for the Millville Municipal airport from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The funding will be used to remove obstructions on and off the airport runway as part of phase IV to ensure safe airfield operations. “This is good news for Millville and its long-term development…

CLERK’S OFFICE HAS ID CARDS FOR VETERANS

Cape May County Clerk Rita Marie Fulginiti has announced that Veteran’s Photo Identification Cards are available from the County Clerk’s Office to veterans residing and domiciled in Cape May County.   This card may be presented to participating merchants/vendors for discounts offered to veterans.  There is no charge for the Veteran’s Photo Identification Card. Eligibility:  To be eligible for the…

BUDGET APPROVED BY COUNTY FREEHOLDERS

Cape May County Freeholders approved the county’s 2011 budget at their meeting on March 8, 2011.  The budget calls for a tax rate increase slightly less than one cent making the new rate eighteen cents. The 2011 county budget is $143.7 million reflecting an increase of $1.8 million.  The county tax levy rose from $92.4…