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CRDA Increases Control of Atlantic City’s Economic & Re-Development Future.

While Atlantic City Mayor-elect Gilliam was celebrating the MUA / AC water company staying put for now, the infamous CRDA increased their stranglehold on the most lucrative parts of the City. Under the 2011 Atlantic City Tourism District Act, the CRDA is responsible for adopting and enforcing land use regulations as well as reviewing/approving development applications for…

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Atlantic City Welcomes Those Recently Released From Prison

The City Council of Atlantic City passed an ordinance on Wed Nov 15, that some say would just make it easier for ex-cons to live inside the Atlantic City Tourism District. Passed easily by 8-1 vote, the ordinance would remove barriers to stable housing and would promote successful reintegration of formerly incarcerated and criminally convicted…

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Atlantic City Candidates Point to PILOT Bill and Mayor as Problem

The PILOT program should have been seen as a failure from the beginning. That’s what local activist/surfer Tom Forkin thinks. He’s also a former Atlantic City Solicitor that chairs the Alcohol Beverage Control Board. More interestingly, Forkin wants a 2018-2022 Atlantic City Council seat. Forkin says Atlantic City casinos get a sweet PILOT deal, while residents…

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Atlantic City Mayor Being Held to 13.5% County Tax Agreement

Atlantic County Exec Denny Levinson wants what Mayor Guardian agreed to. 22 local mayors, and NJ Gov. Christie are on Denny’s side. Levinson warned in a letter to county mayors….. “As you are well-aware, the money received from the PILOT is to be used for tax relief for the other 22 municipalities and Atlantic City’s…

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CFO Stinson Grilled by Atlantic City Council, Dept. Expenses Questioned.

Sitting mere inches away from Council, the CFO of Atlantic City, Mike Stinson, endured a public grilling on FEB 7. Why does he need assistance from recently contracted consultant Ken Moore? Should we be spending up to $100k on someone to help Stinson? That’s what Councilman Frank Gilliam wanted to know. Gilliam also wanted to…

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Local Socialite Hill Denied 3rd MUA Term. Loses $36,000 Gig.

WATCH VIDEO & Listen to Podcast. > City Council of Atlantic City drained a little more of the swamp… and voted NO. They denied local socialite Gary Hill with getting another 5 yr MUA / AC Water Company board-member term. The fiscally responsible vote went down on Wednesday evening, Jan 25, inside Council chambers. This…

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AC Councilman Calls Radio Show to Discuss $250k Scholarship Mess

Greater detail was shared about a $250, 000 scholarship fund discussed by Council on Dec 14, 2016. Atlantic City Councilman George Tibbitt called into WOND Radio’s Kevin Hall Show. For the past year, Tibbitt has requested a full accounting of these funds that were to be distributed to needy students in Atlantic City. Who are…

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County Exec & Atlantic City Councilman Talk PILOT, Borgata, Mayor

It started out as your typical radio interview about Atlantic County finances and how much Atlantic City would be responsible for. Yawn. LISTEN > But…on Thursday, Dec. 22, the Harry Hurley Radio Show added spice to an otherwise average politician interview. Hurley stoked an EPIC discussion with Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson by taking a call…