WATCHUNG, NJ - Watchung Borough Council member Ron Jubin motioned and Council President Wendy Robinson seconded a motion at Thursday’s meeting to open an investigation into the breach of the executive session discussed at the last meeting. See Watchung Breach

Jubin said, “How can we continue to be effective without an investigation? We need to be transparent.”

Watchung resident and former council member Deb Joren asked in public commentary how the ethics investigation would be handled. Attorney Dennis Murphy responded that outside council would be retained to investigate and advise on next steps.