Municipal government

Inside the River Bend municipal administration – news – new bern sun journal

Municipalities, if they are to be successful, must operate within complex and mandatory parameters set by the state of North Carolina. The North Carolina General Assembly must issue a charter to every incorporated city in the state. The charters specify the type of governance authorized in the city or town. More specifically, the requirement will […]

Municipal government

NJ Governor Signs COVID-19 Bills Affecting Municipal Government Operations

Customer alert On March 20, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy enacted two bills that impact on-going municipal government operations during the health crisis. The new legislation amends the New Jersey Open Public Meetings Act regarding the calling and holding of public meetings and the New Jersey Open Public Records […]

Municipal government

Tri-Port municipal government closures – North Island Gazette

City councils in the Tri-Port area continue to struggle and adapt to new realities of local government service delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic. Port Hardy, Port McNeill and Port Alice as well as the Regional District of Mount Waddington have taken steps to ensure continued, albeit sometimes limited, public access, as well as the uninterrupted […]