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Non-Partisan Bergen Freeholder Candidate Forum Information

October 13, 2017 - 0 Comments

This year, you cannot afford not to know! Two of the County’s 7 major “deciders” (Freeholders) will be chosen November 7.  What those seven officials decide may well  have more effect on the lives of you, your...

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October 1, 2017 - 0 Comments

Next Bergen Grassroots Activity:  County Freeholder Candidate Forum –  Tuesday October 24 at 7:15 in the Teaneck Library Auditorium – for the November 7  general election. 4 Candidates bid for election to 2 seats on this ...

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September 2, 2017 - 0 Comments

As a group of 7, the Bergen County Freeholder Board annually  – in the Spring – takes a budget submitted by the County Executive (who currently is from the same political party as All  7...

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November 5, 2016 - 0 Comments

BGR’s Annual FREEHOLDER Candidate Forum for 2016: All of the Democratic and Republican candidates and one Libertarian Candidate participated in the BGR Inc. Freeholder Candidate Forum held on October 26 at the Teaneck Library Auditorium....

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November 1, 2016 - 0 Comments

Video – and the background to it – of BGR’s October 27 Candidate Forum for County Surrogate, Clerk and Sheriff.           As promised, and despite a very cold rain, all 6...

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October 19, 2016 - 0 Comments

The final of the 7 recommendations made in the Healthcare Advisory Committee Report commissioned by Bergen County Executive, James Tedesco, states: The expert panel at the October 17,2016 Bergen Regional Forum sponsored by Bergen Grassroots not...

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November 4, 2015 - 0 Comments

Democratic Freeholder Candidates won decisively in 2015; the then current Board stayed the same through 2016; Bergen County voter turnout was better than state average – but clearly the lowest in 3 years The three Republican...

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October 20, 2015 - 0 Comments

Again tracking 2 issues – Bakken Oil Trains & Heroin Addiction – addressed in BGR’s October 2015 Candidate Forum: With every passing day the issues associated with the movement and possible release of potentially dangerous...

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October 5, 2015 - 0 Comments

Look below: full video coverage of BGR’s 10/15 Freeholder Candidate Forum Who gets to decide what role county government plays in your safety, recreation, education, health care, & transportation & in deciding the size &...

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October 3, 2015 - 0 Comments

Who are these Bergen Freeholder candidates and what do they stand for.  One good way to become familiar with these candidates is to hear what they said in 30- minute interviews with Record reporter, John Ennslin,...

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