SANDY HOOK - U.S. Representative Frank Pallone Jr. said his recent attempt to obtain federal stimulus money for restoration of some of the aging structures at historic Fort Hancock could be thwarted by the commercial lease agreement between the National Park Service and Sandy Hook Developers that the Congressman has long criticized.
RUMSON - For residents whose homes are set far back from the street, trash collection in the borough comes at an additional cost, requiring a financial commitment that some are reluctant to embrace, according to the mayor.
TINTON FALLS - The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) held a public comment session here on Tuesday, March 10 regarding the possible revocation of operating permits for DEP a local solid-waste transfer station and recycling facility.
RED BANK - Borough residents will not see an increase in their local school tax rate this year thanks to an increase in state aid and an effort by school officials to keep the budget as lean as possible during trying economic times without impacting the district's programs.
SEA BRIGHT - Councilmen James LoBiondo and C. Read Murphy along with Borough Engineer David Hoder toured the borough recently and identified several projects that they hope will qualify to receive federal stimulus money to make improvements.