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 →
UPDATE (6/21/2017): If you didn’t see NJFOG’s seminar in Southampton last night, you missed a great presentation. It was live-streamed — thank you Citizen’s Media TV — so you can watch it HERE. Presenter John Paff was mega-revved from his 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 →
“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 →
UPDATE (4/28/16): If you missed the forum, you can find the video, conveniently sliced into small clips by topic, on The County Watchers’ website here: http://www.countywatchers.com/?p=14694. Many thanks to John Bury of the Union County Watchdog Association for recording the Continue Reading →
A big thanks to the Belleville Times for their coverage of our March 15 event! -NJFOG — March 10, 2016 Belleville Times EDITORIAL “Next week is Sunshine Week, a nationwide celebration of access to public information. To coincide with the Continue Reading →