The National Freedom of Information Coalition (NFOIC) and the Tennessee Coalition for Open Government (TCOG) will co-host the 2017 FOI Summit in Nashville, Tennessee on Oct. 13-14, 2017.
The New Jersey Government Records Council (GRC) will hold its 11th Annual Open Public Records Act (OPRA) Seminar on Thursday August 10, 2017. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the program will start at 9:30 and end about 3:30 p.m. Continue Reading →
NJFOG’s March 13 seminar was cancelled due to snow and is rescheduled for March 20. Same place and time. If you already registered, there is no need to re-register. We hope you can make it on March 20! SAVE Continue Reading →
The latest U.S. News and World Report state rankings show that New Jersey has some work to do. Overall, we ranked 14th, but New Jersey came in dead last in the Government category, in which states are ranked based on Continue Reading →
May 19, 2017: WINNERS ANNOUNCED! SPJ’s Excellence in Journalism Contest winners are in! A hat tip to Anne Forline of the South Jersey Observer, Sergio Bichao of NJ101.5, and Christopher Baxter and Matthew Stanmyre of NJ Advance Media/Newark Star-Ledger, Continue Reading →