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16-IB24 11/17/2016 FOIA Opinion Letter to Mr. Michael Heyman re: FOIA Complaint Concerning the Newark Planning Commission

Written on: November 17th, 2016 in 10001 Declaration of Policy

Petitioner alleged that notice of a meeting of the Newark Planning Commission was insufficient based on its placement along a roadway. HELD: No FOIA violation was found. The Commission complied with the FOIA’s requirement of “conspicuous posting” at their primary place of business, which is also where the meeting was held. It also made multiple notices of the meeting available through online and print means.

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