FIT is doing their job in Ocean City- Jim Tweed, Past FIT President

As the second longest serving Board member at Fairness In Taxes I’ve witnessed four transformations of FIT’s leadership over the past 16 years.  Not only presidents but officers and board members as well. Recently I heard a criticism of FIT that brought back memories.  I had moved back to Ocean

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Talking Trash in Ocean City

FIT was well represented at the July 18, 2019 City Council Meeting, with Dave Breeden addressing the garbage collections. Dave Hayes pushed back on the City’s criticism of Mr. Breeden and stressed the importance of encouraging, rather than discouraging public discourse. Here’s an article from the Cape May Herald that

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Mayor Gillian’s Update from 7/26

July 26, 2019 Dear Friends, City Council last night authorized a contract for ACT Engineers to develop a Flood Mitigation and Drainage Master Plan. The city has now completed major drainage projects in three of the island’s most flood-prone neighborhoods. We have invested more than $20 million in these efforts

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The city’s ‘traffic is extremely dangerous’ Advocates urge city to take steps to improve safety for walkers, bicyclists

By ERIC AVEDISSIAN Sentinel staff OCEAN CITY — In the wake of recent pedestrian fatalities and accidents involving automobiles and bicycles, the public called upon the city to increase traffic safety measures. At City Council’s July 11 meeting, resident Susan Cracovaner noted that automobiles on Asbury and West avenues regularly

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City Council Meeting July 11, 2019-

FIT President Dave Hayes and Vice President Dave Breeden discuss FIT’s position on the prospective purchase of the Klause property. FIT Board members Sue Cracovaner, Marie Hayes, and Donna Moore also speak out!

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Council negotiating for car lot Petition killed it before; this time transparency seems to make ‘reasonable’ sale more likely

Posted: Wednesday, July 17, 2019 10:43 am By ERIC AVEDISSIAN/Sentinel staff By ERIC AVEDISSIAN Sentinel staff | 0 comments OCEAN CITY – Council is negotiating to purchase the Ocean City Chevrolet car dealership property that is slated for development.  At their July 11 meeting, council entered a closed session to discuss the property.  Ocean

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ANOTHER VIEW: A fourth-grader’s perspective on O.C.

Hi All, This letter was written by the granddaughter of Jim Tweed, former President of FIT. What a great endorsement of America’s Greatest Family Resort! Posted: Wednesday, June 26, 2019 9:46 am By Katie Dusek | 0 comments Have you ever been to Ocean City, New Jersey?  My family and I go every summer since

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FIT Letter June 9, 2019

This is the letter from FIT that was sent out to all FIT members. “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”- Margaret Mead Dear Friends, Ocean City Fairness in Taxes (FIT) has been your fiscal

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