MAZZEO BILL WOULD PUT NARCAN IN SCHOOLS

Assemblyman Vince Mazzeo will be introducing a bill to give school nurses responsibility for administering the opioid antidote Narcan in case of an overdose. The N.J. Department of Education recommended that Narcan be included in school district emergency response kits, while the new bill would make it mandatory. According to a press release from Mazzeo,…

N.J. BLUE ACRES BUYOUT PROGRAM SURPASSES 500 PROPERTY ACQUISITIONS

Nearly four years after Superstorm Sandy, the $300 million Blue Acres Buyout Program has reached the milestone of more than 500 property buyouts completed. The Christie administration has made more than 800 buyout offers during the past three years, in response to the devastating effects of Superstorm Sandy. The 500th property acquisition was located in…