MIDDLE TOWNSHIP BEGINS USING GLOBAL CONNECT

When a crisis affects the Township of Middle,  Emergency Management officials must be able to reach residents instantly with warnings, information, and updates.  In order to ensure that residents can be contacted quickly and effectively, the Township of Middle has begun using Global Connect’s Emergency Notification System, which gives municipalities the ability to call thousands…

VAN DREW'S UEZ BILL PASSES FULL SENATE

Legislation sponsored by Senators Jeff Van Drew and Jim Whelan to support businesses in urban enterprise zones, by providing them an immediate sales tax break when purchasing equipment and other items for their businesses– instead of requiring them to navigate bureaucratic red tape to apply for the sales tax exemption – was approved today by…

VAN DREW’S UEZ BILL PASSES FULL SENATE

Legislation sponsored by Senators Jeff Van Drew and Jim Whelan to support businesses in urban enterprise zones, by providing them an immediate sales tax break when purchasing equipment and other items for their businesses– instead of requiring them to navigate bureaucratic red tape to apply for the sales tax exemption – was approved today by…

FREE STATE REGISTRY FOR SALTWATER FISHING

Legislation sponsored by Senator Jeff Van Drew to create a free state registry for saltwater recreational fishing and prevent residents from having to pay a $15 federal fishing fee received final approval today in the Assembly, sending it to desk of Governor Chris Christie. “New Jerseyans are already over-burdened with taxes and fees,” said Senator…

"JERSEY FRESH" BILL NOW LAW

Legislation sponsored by Senator Jeff Van Drew to promote locally-grown fruits and vegetables by expanding the ‘Jersey Fresh’ program to baked goods and other food products was signed into law today by Governor Chris Christie. The law (S-1179) designates baked goods and other products made with ‘Jersey Fresh’ ingredients ‘Made With Jersey Fresh.’ “Jersey Fresh…

“JERSEY FRESH” BILL NOW LAW

Legislation sponsored by Senator Jeff Van Drew to promote locally-grown fruits and vegetables by expanding the ‘Jersey Fresh’ program to baked goods and other food products was signed into law today by Governor Chris Christie. The law (S-1179) designates baked goods and other products made with ‘Jersey Fresh’ ingredients ‘Made With Jersey Fresh.’ “Jersey Fresh…