Sen. Jeff Van Drew, (D-1st) chair of the Assembly Coastal New Jersey Evacuation Task Force, unveiled a package of 10 bills July 24 that would enhance the state’s ability to evacuate and shelter residents of shore communities during times of severe coastal flooding.
A committee asking for a voter referendum on a $10.5 million bond ordinance passed by council to finance the construction of a new convention hall presented a petition with 222 signatures at City Hall June 9 asking council to rescind the bond ordinance or face a voter referendum.
In a 6-3 vote June 6, the Taxpayers Association of Cape May voted to publicly state its opposition to a group of petitioners gathering signatures to require a voter referendum that could reverse a $10.5 million bond ordinance to be build a new convention hall here.
City officials have ordered Cape May Convention Hall closed due to structural deficiencies which make the building unsafe.
Former Lower Township Councilman Michael Beck announced Monday he will run for mayor as an independent candidate.
Lower Township Manager Joe Jackson was appointed as Interim Executive Director Jan. 6 by the Lower Township Municipal Utilities Authority (MUA) Board of Commissioners.
Lower Township Mayor Walter Craig spoke of better cooperation from Lower Township Municipal Utilities Authority (MUA) Jan. 23 but at the same time council appointed a new commissioner to the authority that could change the voting balance of its board of commissioners towards dissolution.