Year 4 of Economic Recovery:  New Municipal Realities To Come
July 12, 2012
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
Special Events Forum-Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
33 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Made possible by the generous support of United Water and Atlantic City Electric.

This half-day program, sponsored by the New Jersey League of Municipalities Educational Foundation, will examine the current recovery in terms of jobs, housing, and commercial real estate and  the implications for municipalities, and fiscal trends and how we do business going forward.

The focus audience is mayors and elected officials at all levels of government and corporate/business leaders interested in hearing the latest on the state of the economy.

CEUS: 4 hours, CMFO/CCFO, Financial/Debt Management; RMC, Finance

AGENDA

8:30 a.m.-Registration-coffee, tea and light refreshments

9:00 a.m.-Welcome:        The Honorable Arthur Ondish, President, NJLM President, NJLM Educational Foundation President, and Mayor of Mount Arlington

9:15-11:00 a.m.-Part I-Economic and Real Estate Outlook: Impact on Municipalities

Moderator:        Dr. James W. Hughes, Dean, Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy

Speakers:   Patrick O’Keefe, Director of Economic Research, JH Cohn, Accountants and Consultants
Gil Medina, Executive Managing Director, Cushman and Wakefield
Martin Allen, Associate League Counsel, Member of the Firm:  DiFrancesco, Bateman, Coley, Yospin, Davis &Lehrer, P.C.

Question and Answer

11:15 a.m.-1:00 p.m.-Part II-Municipal Outlook: Difficult Choices

Moderator:        Dr. Raphael J. Caprio, University Professor, Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy

Speakers:            Tom Neff , Director, Division of Local Government Services, DCA,
Keith A. Bonchi, General Counsel, New Jersey Tax Collectors & Treasurer Assoc.,Goldenberg, Mackler, Sayegh, Mintz, Pfeffer, Bonchi & Gill, Matthew Jessup, Esq.m, Partner, McManimon & Scotland

Question and Answer
1:00 p.m.-Adjournment-Lunch on your own at nearby restaurants.


SPONSORS

Year 4 of Economic Recovery:  New Municipal Realities To Come
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy - Special Events Forum-Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
33 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
July 12, 2012 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Foundation Program Partner

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