In furtherance of Governor Murphy’s ordered travel and gathering restrictions, the meetings will be closed to the general public and will be held by means of communication equipment. The Board Meetings will be streaming live and a link for the livestream will be posted on the Freeholder website, http://nj-ecc.org.
The ADJOURNMENT OF THE PUBLIC HEARING FOR THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL BE HELD ON APRIL 21, 2021:
Resolution No. R-2021-00159 – Resolution To Exceed The County Tax Levy And To Establish A Cap Bank For CY2021 Pursuant To N.J.S.A.40a:4-45.14essex County Budget
Resolution No. R-2021-00160 – Adoption of the 2021 County of Essex Budget
The public has the opportunity to make public comment via e-mail AND via phone call. Members of the public are allowed one (1) comment per Public Comment session either by phone or e-mail (not both). If you have a comment to submit via e-mail, please send it to PublicComment@freeholders.essexcountynj.org. The Clerk of the Board will read your question or comment into the record during the public comment portion of the meeting. You should submit your name, address and state your question or comment. Submissions for public comment via e-mail will be accepted until 5:00 P.M. THE DAY PRIOR TO THE MEETING . Members of the public with limited or no internet access may listen to the meeting by phone by calling 540-409-4375 and using the password 72846#.
If you would like to call-in and make a comment during the public comment portion of the meeting, please call (855) 756-7520 and use the password 72846#. After entering the password, listen for the prompt to press ZERO to be placed in the queue to speak during the meeting. Speakers may call the number beginning at 5:00 pm at the start of the meeting and will be placed in queue until the public comment portion of the meeting. Members of the public calling in will have THREE MINUTES TO SPEAK.