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Update on Long Awaited Access Changes at Rt. 72, East Road, Doc Cramer Roads Area

March 22, 2017

STAFFORD – Since 2015, the New Jersey Department of Transportation has promised to redesign the intersection and driveways of Route 72 and East Road near the Doc Cramer Boulevard.  The project is designed to clean up some of the intersections to make traffic flow better and more safely.  Many residents are aware of traffic snarls in that area.  It comes from leaving shopping ...

Connors-Rumpf-Gove Veterans’ Housing Initiative Signed into Law

TRENTON, NJ -  The Stafford and LBI representatives in NJ government are working for the good of all citizens.  This piece of legislation is significant because it supports veterans in our area and throughout the state.

Veterans’ legislation sponsored by Senator Christopher J. Connors, Assemblyman Brian E. Rumpf and Assemblywoman DiAnne C. Gove that will expand housing ...

Connors, Rumpf and Gove Oppose Sanctuary Cities Receiving State Funding

STAFFORD, NJ - The 9th Legislative District leaders have come out with their statement regarding sanctuary cities opposing Federal law mandated by President Trump's administration.  These leaders believe that they have a constitutional obligation to uphold the law.  

Senator Christopher J. Connors, Assemblyman Brian E. Rumpf and Assemblywoman DiAnne Gove announced that they will ...

LBI Bridge Project Update

STAFFORD, NJ -  The NJ Department of Transportation recently announced that traffic is being shifted to the north side of the easternmost thorofare bridge of the Route 72 Manahawkin Bay Bridges Project.  This shift will be to allow for the reconstruction of the south side of the trestle bridge, according to state Department of Transportation officials.

The new traffic pattern on ...

Forest Fire Burns In Manchester

MANCHESTER, NJ - A forest fire was burning on Sunday in Manchester Township, Ocean County that caused a road to close is about 80 percent contained.  Firefighters expect the blaze at Greenwood Forest Wildlife Management Area in Manchester to burn about 570 acres, or slightly less than a square mile.   

County Road 539 was reopened at about 4 p.m. with smoke advisory signs, ...

Presidents Day Event at LBI Branch of the Ocean County Library

SURF CITY – Experience living history and get to know the first President of the United States at the LBI Branch of the Ocean County Library.

Historic re-enactor Sam Davis portrays George Washington in this celebration of our first President and gentleman farmer’s 285th birthday at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18. The library is at 217 S. Central Ave.

The library staff is planning a ...

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Connors, Rumpf and Gove Call For Hearing on their Domestic Violence Assessment Bill

March 27, 2017

STAFFORD, NJ - Senator Christopher J. Connors, Assemblyman Brian E. Rumpf, and Assemblywoman DiAnne C. Gove have formally requested committee consideration of their legislation that would require the court to consider the results of a domestic violence assessment before dissolving a final restraining order when the defendant has two or more restraining orders against him.

The 9th District ...