Bankrupt resort seeks non-disclosure of records underlying sewer debt settlement with Vernon Twp.

A Vernon Township (Sussex County) resort has asked a court to block release of bankruptcy records related to its settlement with the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority (MUA) over the resort’s $26 million sewer debt. Under the proposed agreement before Continue Reading →

CASE SUMMARY: Libertarians for Transparent Government (LFTG) v. City of Jersey City

  Case Name: Libertarians for Transparent Government (LFTG) v. City of Jersey City Docket Number: HUD-L-002952-16 County / Vicinage: Hudson Filing Date: July 21, 2016 Judge: D’Alessandro, Daniel Status: Closed.   Overview: This case determined that an Open Public Records Continue Reading →

NJ Transit board kept lawsuit payouts from public view

NJFOG’s John Paff and Walter Luers are quoted in this Bergen Record article about a public body approving a settlement agreement in closed session and making no mention of it in open session. A vote to take formal action must Continue Reading →