Roxbury Petitioner Chris Rodgers

Roxbury Petitioner Chris Rodgers sharing his thoughts in Trenton after getting approval from the Local Finance Board to form a Consolidation Study Commission

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3 Hunterdon towns create regional K-12 school district, defying the odds

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Members of the South Hunterdon Regional High School marching band perform in Lambertville in 2011. On Tuesday, the regional high school district will merge with the districts of three neighborhoring towns to create a new, K-12 school district.
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The Woman Who Wants to End NJ's Multiple Municipal Madness

 

Gina Genovese

Former tennis pro Gina Genovese was her town’s first Democratic mayor -- and NJ’s first openly gay mayor

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A 'Secret Formula' to Lower Taxes in NJ

Gov. Christie says he's finally found the secret formula to lower property taxes in the Garden State -- although it's not really a secret all.

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Meetings are planned to discuss consolidation of Roxbury, Mount Arlington

The Roxbury Taxpayers Education Association (TEAM) and Mount Arlington TEAM will sponsor a series of public hearings on consolidating the two towns.

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NY Governor Cuomo talks about Local Government Consolidation

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo dedicated over four minutes of his 2014 State of the State speech to local government consolidation to address their highest property taxes in the nation. Listen to this section of his passionate speech.

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Op-ed: On consolidation, N.J. can take cue from N.Y.

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo dedicated more than four minutes of his 2014 State of the State speech last week to discuss what needs to be done to finally control the ever-increasing property taxes across his state: government consolidation.

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Sea Bright extends study on possible Consolidation

SEA BRIGHT — A study being conducted by a committee of borough residents to determine the feasibility of consolidating Sea Bright with a neighboring municipality will not be completed until March.   

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Should two towns become one?

Mount Roxburlington. Arlingbury. Roxmountburarlingony.

Perhaps the name’s a detail to be worked out a bit down the road. After a lot of other details.

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Porzio to do pro bono work with CtoCNJ

Law firm Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, with offices in Morristown and Princeton, announced it will be assisting Courage to Connect New Jersey, a non-profit 501c3 and a nonpartisan organization whose purpose is to educate the public about the impact of home rule and provides venues for public engagement.   

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