2017 NEW JERSEY COUNTY ADMINISTRATORS CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

October 20th & 27th 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Rutgers University - Continuing Education Center at Atrium - 300 Atrium Drive (Atrium Corporate Park) - Sycamore Room 117 - Somerset, NJ Rutgers University Center for Government Services, in cooperation with the New Jersey Association of Counties, is pleased to present a certificate program on county administration designed to enhance the operational and functional knowledge of county administrators and professional staff. This two-day Basic Certificate Program covers essential components in the administration of county government.  Sessio...
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New Jersey Wireless Deployment Summit sponsored by NJWA

Forsgate Country Club in Monroe Township, NJ Please visit www.newjerseywireless.org for more details and registration. Bringing industry and regulatory stakeholders together to address the wireless infrastructure powering Smart Cities, autonomous cars, FirstNet and the Internet of Things (IoT). Reducing the barriers to deploying wireless infrastructure will help ensure that the U.S. remains the global leader when it comes to mobile network innovation and deployment. Improving access to federal/state lands for wireless communications facilities and streamlining the permitting processes f...
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NJCJWA Golf Tournament & Annual Training Conference

October 2, 2017 - Golf Tournament, Atlantic City Country Club October 3 - 5, 2017 - 20th Annual Training Conference, Harrah's Casino and Resort in Atlantic City The executive committee members of the New Jersey County Jail Wardens Association (NJCJWA) invite you to attend their 20th Annual Training Conference taking place in Atlantic City.  The conference kicks off on October 2nd with a golf tournament at the Atlantic City Country Club.  Registration and breakfast begin at 7:30 a.m. and the shotgun start in a scramble format promptly begins at 9:00 a.m.  The cost for individual golfers is ...
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2% Cap on Binding Interest Arbitration Awards

Please join the New Jersey State League of Municipalities (NJSLOM), the New Jersey Conference of Mayors (NJCOM), the New Jersey Association of Counties (NJAC), and elected officials from across the State for a press conference to urge State leaders to permanently extend the 2% cap on binding interest arbitration awards before the law sunsets at the end of this year.  This press event is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. on September 22, 2017 on the steps of the State House Annex in Trenton.  The 2% cap on binding interest arbitration awards first enacted in 2010 and extended for an additional three y...
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Sussex County Employee Services (Central Administration) Director

Application deadline:  September 22, 2017 The County of Sussex has a full-time position opening for the Employee Services (Central Administration) Director.  Sussex County is seeking a professional to serve as the chief human resource administrator who will be responsible for the overall human resources function within the County.  The successful candidate will direct and supervise the activities of the Division of Employee Services and act as a liaison between the County and the NJ Civil Service Commission.  The candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or univers...
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NJAC BOARD of DIRECTORS MEETING

State House Annex Building - Committee Room 6    9:30 a.m.  Networking between NJAC county and business associate members 10:00 a.m.  Board Meeting commences by the announcement of President Heather Simmons The Board of Directors of the New Jersey Association of Counties is scheduled to meet in Committee Room 6 of the State House Annex Building in Trenton on Friday, September 22nd.
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State House News

June 16, 2017 911 Fees As previously reported, NJAC is in the process of collecting and summarizing the data from all twenty-one counties concerning the costs associated with operating and maintaining county 9-1-1 centers. As of this writing, 15 counties have reported that they’ve spent over $219.0 million in capital improvements over the last five years.  These improvements may include facility upgrades; and, the purchase or lease of hardware and software such as telephone systems, computer aided dispatch, location mapping technology, voice recording technology, data analytics, and NextG...
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Horizon’s Innovations are Driving Improvements to Healthcare

by Allen J. Karp, Senior Vice President of Healthcare Management for Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey View the entire newsletter for more articles: 2017 – NJAC County Biz – June Our healthcare delivery system is caught in a time warp. At one end of the spectrum, medical technology and approaches to care have never been more advanced.  Yet, the way our health system is organized and financed is a relic of the past, making health care more expensive, untethered to quality and economically unsustainable. Health care costs in the U.S. have risen annually and now top $3 trillio...
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