Free NJFOG OPRA/OPMA Forum in Perth Amboy on September 20 !

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 for a discussion of the state’s open public records and meetings laws.  This event is Read More …

GRC’s 10th Annual Free OPRA Seminar in Trenton on August 17

  “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 required. PRE-REGISTRATION ENDS ON AUGUST 5, 2016. Click here for registration form and instructions.   Read More …

NJFOG is visiting Union County on April 26, 2016

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 forum and posting the videos!   WHEN & WHERE: Tuesday, April 26, 2016, 6:30 – Read More …

Belleville editorial: Local chance to celebrate Sunshine Week

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 celebration, the New Jersey Foundation for Open Government will hold a free seminar on Tuesday, Read More …

Free Sunshine Week Seminar on Tuesday, March 15 at 7 PM

UPDATE (3-20-16):  IF YOU WERE NOT ABLE TO MAKE THIS EVENT, YOU CAN VIEW THE SEMINAR VIDEO-RECORDING ONLINE HERE. — Tuesday, March 15, 2016 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Belleville High School 100 Passaic Ave, Belleville, NJ 07109 (The seminar will be held in the school cafeteria.) (click on map to enlarge) Join NJFOG for this Read More …