OLD Borough On The Record

A discussion of open and efficient government


Month: September 2016

More Transparency

This article will introduce several ideas on how our local government can communicate more effectively with the public.  Please note that these recommendations are not required by law.  If the Mayor and Council supports any of these ideas, that can be Read more…

Agendas – we can do much better

In the state of NJ, the Open Public Meetings Act (OPMA) requires that the public be advised when public meetings of public bodies take place. For example, the Mayor and Council, the Planning Board, or the Board of Education must notify the Read more…