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We are now within 12 months of 2020 Census Day – April 1, 2020. The U.S Census Bureau has been staffing up for the count that will determine NJ’s representation in Congress, Legislative District boundaries, and the amount of federal formula funding. Read on...
The State Tax Court has ruled in a published tax court decision that the prohibition of municipal tax assessors appearing as expert witnesses should be extended to the tax court. Read on...
NJLM is presenting a Roundtable discussion series on two major topics for municipalities: Affordable Housing and Cannabis. Registration to attend one of the sessions in North, Central, or South Jersey is $25 and includes continental breakfast. Read on...