The New Jersey Foundation for Open Government will be hosting a statewide workshop for all New Jersey residents to learn about a citizen’s right to attend public meetings and access public records. The workshop will offer advice of expert attorneys, best practices from government employees and officials, as well as lessons learned from citizen activists. Take part in panel discussions and hands on workshops throughout the day. Breakfast and Lunch will be provided.
Speakers include: Walter Luers, Esq. (Attorney and President of NJFOG), John Paff (Chairman of NJ Libertarian Party’s Open Government Advocacy Project), Tom McLeod Esq. (ACLU-NJ), Ian Shore (Former Municipal Clerk), and Krystal Knapp (Journalist).
The cost to attend the event is $15 online or $20 at the door. Students with valid student ID will receive a reduced ticket price of only $3.
The event will be held on Saturday, September 22nd from 9:30am to 3:30pm at the Raritan Valley Community College located at 118 Lamington Road, Branchburg, New Jersey 08876.
This event has limited seating. Please reserve your seat online by clicking here.