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May 6, 2015 Last Notice

Re: Local Government Group Marks 100 Years

Dear Editor:

If you can identify a reporter who will cover this event, please ask them to pre-register by contacting Lori Buckelew, senior legislative analyst, at or 606-695-3481 extension 112
This year marks the 100th Anniversary of the establishment of the New Jersey State League of Municipalities; 100 years of local government cooperation and dedication to good self-government. All 565 municipalities choose to be members of the League of Municipalities and this is a once in a lifetime opportunity to pause and recognize the importance of local government in New Jersey. At the same time, we are commemorating Executive Director Bill Dressel’s retirement after 41 years of service with the League. Details on the history of the League and Bill Dressel’s career are also available at the 100 Years Event page.

This event is scheduled for:

May 7, 2015 - Hilton East Brunswick
3 Tower Center Boulevard, East Brunswick, NJ 08816

7:30 p.m. Dinner Program

Among the dignitaries scheduled to attend are:

Honorable Kim Guadagno Lieutenant Governor of NJ
Honorable James J. Florio Former Governor of NJ
Honorable Christine Todd Whitman Former Governor of NJ
Honorable Jim McGreevey Former Governor of NJ
Honorable Stephen Sweeney Senate President; Senator, District 3
Honorable Thomas Kean Senate Republican Leader; Senator, District 21
Honorable Gary Schaer Chair, Assembly Budget Committee; Assemblyman, District 36
Honorable Jon Bramnick Assembly Republican Leader; Assemblyman, District 21

Anniversary Planning Committee
Suzanne M. Walters, League Immediate Past President, Mayor, Stone Harbor
Mayor Chuck Chiarello, Buena Vista; League Past President
Deputy Mayor Daniel N Coranoto, Hampton Township; League Executive Board
Phyllis Marchand, League Past President
Paul J. Matacera, League Past President
Timothy McDonough, League Past President; Mayor, Hope
Mayor Arthur R. Ondish, Mount Arlington; League Past President
Mayor James Perry, Hardwick; Member, Executive Board