County of Essex denying the below cited OPRA request of May 4, 2017

Please see the attached denial of access complaint sent the New Jersey Government Records Council regarding the County of Essex denying the below cited OPRA request of May 4, 2017.

 

Thank you.

 

David H. Weiner, President

CWA Local 1081

 

May 4, 2017

 

Maite Gaeta , OPRA Custodian

County of Essex

465 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.

Newark, NJ, 07102

 

Re:

 

Dear Ms. Gaeta:

 

CWA Local 1081, representing the non-supervisory employees of the Essex County Division of Family Assistance and Benefits-Formerly Division of Welfare (DFAB), respectfully submits this OPRA request the County of Essex provide our Union the following:

 

  1. Copies of all emails and letters between Director/Exec. Dir., Essex County Workforce Development Board Sam Okparaeke and the New Jersey Department of Labor regarding the Essex County Department of Economic Development, Training and Employment appropriating the General Assistance case management functions from the Essex County Division of Family Assistance and Benefits-Formerly Division of Welfare.
  2. Copies of all emails and letters between Director/Exec. Dir., Essex County Workforce Development Board Sam Okparaeke and the New Jersey Department of Human Resources regarding the Essex County Department of Economic Development, Training and Employment appropriating the General Assistance case management functions from the Essex County Division of Family Assistance and Benefits-Formerly Division of Welfare.
  3. Copies of all emails and letters between Director/Exec. Dir., Essex County Workforce Development Board Sam Okparaeke and the New Jersey Division of Family Development regarding the Essex County Department of Economic Development, Training and Employment appropriating the General Assistance case management functions from the Essex County Division of Family Assistance and Benefits-Formerly Division of Welfare.
  4. Copies of all emails and letters between Director/Exec. Dir., Essex County Workforce Development Board Sam Okparaeke and Essex County Department of Citizen Services Director Anibal Ramos regarding the Essex County Department of Economic Development, Training and Employment appropriating the General Assistance case management functions from the Essex County Division of Family Assistance and Benefits-Formerly Division of Welfare.
  5. Copies of all emails and letters between Director/Exec. Dir., Essex County Workforce Development Board Sam Okparaeke and Essex County Division of Family Assistance and Benefits-Formerly Division of Welfare Director Jeanette Page Hawkins regarding the Essex County Department of Economic Development, Training and Employment appropriating the General Assistance case management functions from the Essex County Division of Family Assistance and Benefits-Formerly Division of Welfare.
  6. Copies of all emails and letters between Essex County Department of Citizen Services Director Anibal Ramos and Essex County Division of Family Assistance and Benefits-Formerly Division of Welfare Director Jeanette Page Hawkins regarding the Essex County Department of Economic Development, Training and Employment appropriating the General Assistance case management functions from the Essex County Division of Family Assistance and Benefits-Formerly Division of Welfare.
  7. Copies of all documents delineating the number of clients served by the Essex County Department of Economic Development, Training and Employment from May 2016 through April 201
  8. Copies of all documents delineating the names, titles, salaries and functions of all of the employees of the employees of the Essex County Department of Economic Development, Training and Employment from May 2016 through April 2017.

CWA Local 1081 thanks you, in advance, for your anticipated expeditious cooperation with this sincere supplication.

Yours truly,

 

 

David H. Weiner, President

CWA Local 1081