ANDRZEJCZAK BILL TO STOP UNWANTED TEXT MESSAGES GOES TO GOVERNOR’S DESK

Legislation Assemblyman Bob Andrzejczak sponsored to prohibit advertisers from sending unwelcome and unsolicited text advertisements to consumers was approved 37-0 Thursday by the Senate, giving it final legislative approval. The bill prohibits sending unsolicited advertising by text messaging, and requires companies offering text messaging services to allow customers to block all incoming and outgoing text…

NJ TRANSIT TO MAKE NEW HIRES

New Jersey Transit will be adding more employees to its rolls over thee next few years. Approvals have been handed down to lease more office space to assist with its new Office of System Safety. This vote does come very close to when a nine percent increase was announced by NJ Transit for riders of…

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NEW JERSEY TOWN TO DISBAND POLICE DEPARTMENT

A Monmouth County town is looking to disband its police service, citing financial concerns. Lake Como is seeking proposals from nearby towns to cover the service in the municipality. According to the municipalities figures, they wouldn’t be able to stay under the two percent cap and keep their own police department. There is roughly 2,000…