We saw a number of changes around Ocean County in 2016 from major population growth to economic change, but with 2017 already underway Freeholder Director Joe Vicari lays out some of the goals for this year.
'Black Friday' is behind us and 'Cyber Monday' is upon us, but in the middle this weekend was 'Small Business Saturday' and Ocean County Freeholder Joe Vicari is urging everyone to keep those stores in mind throughout the holiday shopping season this year.
Ocean County Freeholder Joe Vicari says he doesn't think he and his colleagues would hike the hotel tax, even if the state gives them the option. A bill currently under consideration by state lawmakers (S-3169) would give New Jersey county governments the option of raising their hotel tax by 1% …
In addition to Ocean County officials blasting the Weather Channel's report listing Ocean as the sixth worst place in the U-S to own a home, a longtime resident and realtor also disputes the assessment.
A possible solution to Ocean County's homeless problem--a Micro House--will be on display all next week, starting Monday, at Point Pleasant BoroughTown Hall on Bridge Avenue from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the public to see first-hand.
Ocean County Freeholders are considering purchasing over fifty acres of land bordering Ocean County College on Hooper Avenue in Toms River. Showing the media a large-scale map of the proposed tract, Freeholder John Bartlett said block 394, lot 59 represents the final parcel left in completing a green…
Ocean County is at a cross roads and needs to rebuild a 10 billion dollar loss in rateables since super storm Sandy, Freeholder Director Joe Vicari said during the monthly Mayor's Association Meeting in Toms River Tuesday.