Reader says too late for New Jersey to make business-friendly changes

Even if one were to wave a magic wand and make these business-friendly changes, it’s way too late. NJ is operating in a state of virtual bankruptcy and servicing its debt is beyond anything changes like these could address. The world is changing, and location is no longer an issue. Businesses can be anywhere now […]

By |August 14th, 2017|Trenton|1 Comment

New Jersey’s suburban economy’s existential crisis

Carl GoldbergPublished 6:47 a.m. ET Aug. 10, 2017 | Updated 1:49 p.m. ET Aug. 10, 2017

A new study suggests that New Jersey could expand its economy by $150 billion and create a quarter-million new jobs over the next decade by making a number of policy changes regarding business operations in the state.  The report by […]

By |August 13th, 2017|village of ridgewood|2 Comments

WILL AFFORDABLE-HOUSING DECISION BE DERAILED BY JUDGE’S TIES TO DEVELOPER?

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COLLEEN O’DEA | AUGUST 10, 2017

Judge ruled South Brunswick must build 3,000 units of affordable housing, but township wants decision set aside due to ‘appearance of impropriety’

New Jersey’s only municipality to receive its affordable-housing obligation from a judge’s order is continuing to appeal that number, even as construction is underway on the first new […]

By |August 10th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

APPEALS COURT APPROVES HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN HIGHLANDS

“For the naysayers who don’t believe court-forced overdevelopment in New Jersey impacts environmentally sensitive areas please read this article.” , Assemblywomen Holly Schepisi

APPEALS COURT APPROVES HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN HIGHLANDS

TOM JOHNSON | AUGUST 7, 2017

Court defers to DEP’s expertise regarding wetlands, endangered species, and impact of proposed sewer connection on water quality

A state appeals court approved […]

By |August 8th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Reader Says My hat goes off to Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi but she seems to be lonely in this fight Against Over Development

My hat goes off to her but she seems to be lonely in this fight. I don’t see any uproar from anybody else on the Republican side at least. Democ-rats agenda will continue the path of destruction in the name of socialism. Socialism tries to narrow the gap by destroying the rich so they can […]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Maybe its time to build large-scale apartment/condo structures out of non-combustible construction

August 2,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Edgewater NJ, One year ago today, a fast-moving fire sparked by a maintenance worker’s blowtorch climbed up the walls and through unsprinklered spaces of the Avalon Edgewater apartment complex.

The blaze was first reported at 4:22 p.m. on Jan. 21, 2015, sending 500 first responders to the Russell Avenue complex.

Before […]

By |August 2nd, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Democrats Again Block Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi’s Attempt to Stop over development Due to court-mandated housing requirements

 

August 1,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, For the second time in 28 days Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi’s attempt to get the State Assembly to relieve municipalities from over development arising from court-mandated housing requirements was denied.

The court mandated over development endangers Bergen County quality of life  and will require many towns to build unneeded […]

By |August 1st, 2017|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

Phil Murphy Funding the Over Development Push in New Jersey

July 29,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, no surprise here that state Democrats are funding over building in Bergen County and looking to destroy the quality of life ,turning the county into another borough of Manhattan .

“Anyone who follows me knows I have been fighting to bring rational discussion to the over development crisis […]

By |July 29th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Reader says its About Time Someone Fights this Mandated Over Development

THANK YOU Mr. Bramnick. I know chances are minimal that anything will come out of your effort but it is a nice feeling to know that someone really cares.

In the meantime read this article to learn more about this housing bullshit and how nice communities are being screwed up with no mercy. Of course I […]

By |July 26th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Republican Leader Jon Bramnick plans to urge an emergency vote blocking court-imposed high-density housing

July 25,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood  blog

Ridgewood NJ, Assemblywomen Holly Schepisi shared Assemblyman Jon Bramnick’s post. In a satement on Facebook Schepisi said , “We keep fighting the good fight. Thank you Leader Jon Bramnick for understanding the urgency of providing immediate legislative solutions to the threat of over development in our communities.”

Assemblyman Jon Bramnick […]

By |July 25th, 2017|Bergen County|11 Comments