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Prieto: Assembly to Hold 3 Public Hearings on Christie Budget Plan
Seeks Public Input Amid 20 Percent Net Property Tax Hike Under ChristieAssembly Budget Chairman Vincent Prieto on Tuesday announced the Assembly will convene three public hearings on Gov. Christie's proposed budget plan in each region of the state.
"With New Jerseyans having been dealt a net 20 percent property tax increase under Gov. Christie, it's more important than ever to hear what residents need to see in their state spending plan," said Prieto (D-Hudson/Bergen). "New Jerseyans are struggling daily to keep their homes, educate their children and afford quality health care. We need their input as move forward, and we will stay at each and every hearing until everyone who wants to speak is heard."
The hearings are slated for:
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