Township Administrator Paul Shives

A Local Look at the Cap Exclusion Bill
Assembly Budget Panel Chair Gary Schaer (D-36) has proposed legislation that would allow towns to exceed the 2% cap on property tax increases -- IF the money is needed as matching funds to hire more police officers.  But what would it really mean in our area...
Toms River 2014 Proposed Budget Introduced
Toms River introduces a proposed $123.6 million dollar budget proposal that includes a 3.8 cent tax increase this year. Township Business Administrator Paul Shives said they were dealing with some good news and bad news while crafting the 2014 spending plan...