Whether your municipality has a population of 300 or 300,000, it has a major stake in the legislative deliberations in Trenton. Consequently, an important League priority is the defense of home rule autonomy. Every bill pending before the Legislature that might affect localities is evaluated by the League's 100-member Legislative Committee, and aggressively opposed or supported by the League's lobbying team in concert with local officials around the state.
As part of our preparation for the Annual Conference, the League will implement policies and procedures to create a healthy and safe environment for all attendees. These include a mask requirement and proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID test. Read on...
The DCA and NJLM will again acknowledge and promote Innovation in Governance through our annual recognition program, the Innovation in Governance Awards. The deadline is extended to Friday, October 15, Read on...
An appellate panel reviewed the PERC order on a COVID-19 vaccination mandate for municipal employees, affirming a portion of the order and reversing and vacating another portion of the order. Read on...