State Department of Environmental Protection officials told NJBIA members DEP is meeting the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic with changes that include extending regulatory review deadlines, waiving or suspending some rules, and using video conferencing instead of in-person stakeholder meetings. “We’ve rapidly adapted to this and we can say at this point that we are […]
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A new Tax Foundation study finds New Jersey ranks third in the nation in states that rely on their property taxes for their overall tax collections. The study finds that New Hampshire and Alaska relied most heavily on property taxes, accounting for 67.6% and 51.8% of their tax collections in FY2017 – the most recent […]
“Learn more, earn more, be more in New Jersey” is the motto driving the higher education public affairs campaign (www.BeMoreinNJ.org) launched recently by the New Jersey Presidents’ Council (NJPC). Representing all sectors of New Jersey’s higher education community (two-year, four-year, research, public, private, proprietary colleges and universities), NJPC worked with governmental and business leaders to […]
New Jersey Business & Industry Association President & CEO Michele Siekerka will serve as a panelist for a virtual roundtable convened by NJTV News and NJ Spotlight next week aimed at addressing the unprecedented economic challenges brought on by the COVID-19 crisis. “Re-Inventing New Jersey’s Economy for the COVID-19 Age” is a free Zoom event […]
The New Jersey Business & Industry Association today released a new Reopening New Jersey infographic, identifying the state’s pain points and urging swift solutions to bring much-needed certainty and predictability now to New Jersey businesses. The infographic, found here, follows a business coalition letter sent to Gov. Phil Murphy last week detailing and expressing the […]