REPORT: VINELAND TURNS DOWN POT PROJECT

The approvals are in for medical marijuana, but that doesn’t mean you can just grow it anywhere. The Daily Journal reports that Vineland city officials turned down a local resident who was trying to get approvals to grow medical marijuana. The identity of the person was not disclosed, but the report says the person wanted…

LOWER TWP. CLOSER TO FINAL POLICE CONTRACT

The deal is for four years, and involves the township of Lower and its senior members of the police department.  Lower Township Councilman Tom Conrad that township council held a special meeting to ratify the new contract for the superior officers in Lower Township.  The deal does wipe out one captain’s position, according to Township…

AVALON MAY MOVE TO BAN PEDICABS THIS WEEK

The Avalon Borough Council meets on Wednesday evening and it will consider an ordinance on second reading that would prohibit so called pedicabs in the community.  Pedicabs are the rickshaws that transport people, largely after bars close, with a bicyclist towing the rickshaw.  Many public safety issues were brought up during discussion regarding the ordinance…