There is a budget deal in Trenton. Democrats have agreed to borrow $4.5 billion, which is higher than what Governor Murphy proposed during his budget address. Sales tax hikes on cigarettes, firearms, boats, and limo services have been eliminated. Hearings on the new budget will be held today.
Cape May County reported ten new cases of coronavirus Monday. four of the cases are in Middle Township, and two in Ocean City. Currently Middle Township has nearly one quarter of all resident cases of the virus. There are only four non-resident active cases.
Cape May County has kicked off a pilot program of its Fare Free Transportation service in Ocean City. The service will be like a ride share service where customers are dropped off point to point for doctors’ appointments, shopping, and other short trips. It will be made available weekdays starting at 9:00am.
Wildwood Crest announced that improvements are coming to its Sunrise Park starting next week. Crest officials say a splash park, shade structure, bike racks, and an outdoor fitness area are among the improvements. The work will be completed by the end of October and is financed in part via a grant from the Cape May…
New Jersey has surpassed 200,000 cases of coronavirus. State officials announced Monday that there were nearly 400 new cases of the virus. Two deaths were also reported by the State.
Yet another major issue for New Jersey’s Motor Vehicle Commission. The Commission announced on its social media page Monday morning that there was another system-wide outage today that made it impossible to conduct motor vehicle transactions. The Commission says every effort was being made to restore service. Update: The Commission announced that all service was…
Lower Township is expected to make improvements to the Rotary Community Park. The Township Council meets tonight and is expected to award a contract to Mott MacDonald to begin the process of making improvements. Council is also expected to award liquor licenses at tonight’s meeting.
Middle Township officials are expected to take the next step towards creating its Law Enforcement Community Engagement Committee during today’s Committee meeting. The Committee is also expected to ask the County to conduct a speed limit survey on Reeds Beach Road. The Committee meets at 6:00pm.
29 year old Michael Lamond Jr. of Williamstown lost his life early Sunday morning when a vehicle traveling in the wrong direction on the Atlantic City Expressway collided with his car. State Police say the accident took place on the westbound lanes when a vehicle was heading eastbound. The crash remains under investigation.
38 year old Jacquim Lovely of Jersey City was killed late Sunday afternoon during a traffic accident on the northbound lanes of the Garden State Parkway near milepost 38 in Egg Harbor Township. Lovely’s vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree. Two others in his vehicle were injured in the accident. An investigation into…