By Don Burden
While it is imperative for voters to cast their ballots for all candidates they feel will continue to bring outstanding government to Monmouth County and its municipalities, careful attention should also be paid to the New Jersey Library Construction Bond Act, the first question on the ballot. A yes vote here will provide $125,000,000 for construction and renovation projects throughout the state on a matching basis with the library itself.
The goals of the bond issue are to continue to upgrade of public library facilities, a goal that has been paramount to the Monmouth County Library Commission since its inception. Routine upkeep and continued improvements to keep up with the newest technology are necessary to meet community needs and strengthen the state’s economy through the creation of opportunities for New Jersey businesses. Read the rest of this entry »Posted: October 15th, 2017 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County Library, Monmouth County News, Opinion | Tags: Ballot questions, Don Burden, Mayor Donald Burden, Monmouth County News, New Jersey, New Jersey Library Construction Bond Act, Opinion, Shewsbury Borough | 4 Comments »