Friday, June 10, 2016

On June 8, Lakewood Township officials blinked.

Even with the current video recordings by fist amendment activist of open meetings there are still backroom deals and important information withheld or not given to the public. A reporter for NJ news and views recently got Lakewood township to provide documents. from  NJ News and Views  "After two years of denying access to documentation referenced in items scheduled for discussion on workshop/executive session meeting agendas of the
Lakewood Township Committee, which committeemen formerly provided to the few members of the public that showed up to attend at 5:30 p.m., before the public session began at 7:30 p.m., township officials at last provided the requested documentation under the Open Public Records Act (OPRA)." Read more at the NJnewsandviews (skip the first half to see the report on Lakewood.


  1. Harold HerskowitzJune 10, 2016 at 1:21 PM

    this is awful but typical. enough of a reason to kick all these bums out. not enough time erev yom tov to discuss this. can we repost this after yom tov and get a discussion going?

  2. The blog has been shortened since it was originally posted. Background info on the lawsuit was greatly reduced.
    Impact on making government transparency is required.
    Thank you J.Blay.

  3. The truth is always suppressed in Lakewood. It is the only way these plans which do NOT benefit ALL citizens living here sneak by.