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New Jersey Local Government Deskbook

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An up-to-date resource that organizes and updates a town's procedural and regulatory obligations.

New Jersey Local Government Deskbook is a useful guide for attorneys, town officials, new council members, and other local town personnel, such as those in emergency management, housing and redevelopment, health, utilities, and environmental commissions. A plain-language handbook that organizes and updates a town's procedural and regulatory obligations, walking the reader through:

  • Forms of Municipal Government
  • Local Legislative Procedure
  • Open Public Meetings Act
  • Public Access to Government Records
  • Powers of Municipal Officials
  • Autonomous Agencies
  • Ethics
  • Condemnation and Redevelopment
  • Real Property Taxation
  • Labor and Employment
  • Public Utilities
  • Claims Against Public Entities and Employees
  • Elections
  • Procurement
  • Municipalities' Relationships with Other Govt. Entities
  • Other Topics, including Public Safety and Code Administration and Enforcement

New Jersey Local Government Deskbook includes the fully updated and searchable version of A Guide To The Pay-To-Play Rules Governing Businesses In New Jersey Parts I-V, created by Steven H. Sholk, counsel in the Corporate Group at Gibbons P.C. in Newark. These extensive charts describe the pay-to-play rules at the state, county, and municipal levels.

The book is also available in eBook and online formats, which provide broad search capabilities and links to cases and statutes.

Additional Information
Division Name New Jersey Law Journal
Volumes 1
Product Types Books
Brand New Jersey Law Journal
Publication Date October 28, 2023
Jurisdiction New Jersey
ISBN 978-1-58852-757-8
Page Count 824
Edition 2024
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Thomas P. Scrivo

Thomas P. Scrivo is a Managing Partner of O’Toole Scrivo, LLC. Mr. Scrivo is a Certified Civil Trial Attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey. He is a past President of the Essex County Bar Association, former Trustee of the New Jersey State Bar Association, and former Chair of the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointments Committee. He has served as a member of the New Jersey Supreme Court’s District V-B Ethics Committee. He is a former adjunct professor of law at Seton Hall University School of Law.

Mr. Scrivo served as Chief Counsel to Governor Chris Christie, where he led the Governor’s legislative initiatives, supervised gubernatorial appointments, and oversaw New Jersey’s Executive Branch, including all state departments and authorities. Mr. Scrivo also served as Chairman of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority, an independent state agency that provides financing and tax incentives to New Jersey businesses to retain and grow jobs and revitalize communities through redevelopment initiatives.

Mr. Scrivo is the current Chair of the Board of Visitors of Seton Hall University School of Law and a member of the Board of Trustees of Sacred Heart University. He was the 2018 recipient of the Distinguished Graduate Award from Seton Hall University School of Law. He served on the Essex County College Board of Trustees for fifteen years.

Mr. Scrivo is a graduate of Fairfield University and Seton Hall University School of Law, where he served as editor of the Seton Hall Law Review. He is a member of the Bars of the State of New Jersey and the State of New York.

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