Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Video: Reporters walk in on a closed meeting of the Lakewood masterplan commitee. officials suspend meeting
A meeting of the sub committee for the Lakewood masterplan was advertised on the Lakewood township website as an executive session which was closed to the public. A reporter for NJnews and Views along with First amendment activist who videoed the meeting (watch below) walked in on the surprised officials claiming the meeting was in violation of the open meetings act. Committee member Mr. Flancebaum said they were under legal council of the Lakewood township attorney, however the reporter refused to leave threatening to go to the prosecutors office if they have her removed. After not getting hold of the township attorney the meeting chairman Mr. Reinman of the Lakewood Industrial Commission suspended the meeting until further notice.