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Brick Reorg Meeting Set for Sunday

Meeting schedules will also change for 2012

The township's annual reorganizational meeting will be held at 1 p.m. on New Years Day.

The reorganizational meeting includes the swearing in of newly elected or re-elected council members, and traditionally, the appointment of individuals or companies in certain roles in township government. In November, four Democrat challengers ousted four incumbent Republican council members. Those new officials will be sworn in at the meeting.

There has been a misconception that the township's annual, end-of-year council meeting, which will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, would serve as the reorganizational meeting, however township officials confirmed this was not the case.

Additionally, meeting schedules will change after the new year. There will now be two caucus meetings and two regular council meetings each month. The previous council met twice per month in what was termed a combined caucus-public meeting. Caucus meetings are open to the public.

The January meeting schedule will be:

Caucus Meetings:

  • Tuesday Jan. 3, 2012 at 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday Jan. 17, 2012 at 7 p.m.

Regular, Public Meetings:

  • Tuesday January 10, 2012 at 7:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday January 24, 2012 at 7:00 p.m.
George January 01, 2012 at 02:14 PM
John C if I were in your shoes as a business owner in Brick I would put it to rest before it takes a toll on your business.
disgusted homeowner January 01, 2012 at 03:00 PM
I think the public will have MORE opportunity to participate with the increase in meetings. Less meetings equal less participation. And really keeping the lites on at town hall for a few more hours a month is not a major cost factor here, is it?????
disgusted homeowner January 01, 2012 at 03:03 PM
He was NEVER qualified for the housing authority job anyway. He should get the boot, he deserves it. Can't forget how he BARKED at residents during his tenure on the council. Glad to see him out of Brick government for good.......
Mickey January 01, 2012 at 04:10 PM
ironic it isn't it...he gave up his position on the council and his full time job, for this "appointed" Housing job , got his salary slashed and may soon be out of a job altogether. remember when he lashed out at Kathy Russell at a council meeting over her education.....lol......not the "smartest move, guess who must be smiling now !
disgusted homeowner January 01, 2012 at 11:49 PM
@Mickey, so true. He always treated Mrs. Russell with complete disrespect and contempt at EVERY public meeting. She was always a very gracious public servant and never deserved the awful treatment she received from Matthews, Scaturro and Thulen. Good riddance to all of them......

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