Do you want to find out what your local, county and state governments are doing? Are they following the law or even their own regulations? Are there documents you need but are finding difficult to obtain? Continue Reading →
NJFOG is delighted to collaborate with PPA to promote greater public participation in government and to share tips on how to better access public information. See our event page for more information about this special event!
Monday, Nov. 14, 2016 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM Free event This free all-day workshop at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia may interest transparency advocates and citizen journalists alike. It will feature panels with prominent judges, journalists and Continue Reading →
The League of Municipalities is hosting a seminar next month on compliance with the Local Government Ethics Law, a topic that has been the subject of numerous NJFOG posts. Sessions are Oct. 19 and Oct. 26, 2016. We hope the Continue Reading →
The Center for Cooperative Media is hosting a national conference to dive in to issues surrounding local journalism sustainability, a topic that may interest many open government advocates. Sustain Local 2016 will be held Oct. 6-7, 2016 at Montclair State Continue Reading →
WHEN & WHERE: Tuesday, September 20, 2016, 7:00 – 9:00 PM Knights of Columbus Hall 228 High Street Perth Amboy, NJ 08861 (Knights of Columbus is located adjacent to Congregation Beth Mordecai.) Join NJFOG the evening of September 20, 2016 Continue Reading →
“A Review of the Open Public Records Act (OPRA) and Records Retention” Wednesday, August 17, 2016 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM New Jersey State Museum Auditorium 205 West State Street Trenton, NJ 08625 Registration for this event is Continue Reading →
The Citizens Campaign invites you to its Civic Summit being held on Saturday, May 7th at Rider University, 2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ. The Summit will be held in the Cavalla Room in the Bart Luedeke Center. The day will Continue Reading →