NJBIZ - Government http://www.njbiz.com/section/government Government Government en-us Copyright 2014 NJBIZ Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:13:23 EST Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:13:23 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141217/NJBIZ01/141219779&source=RSS Construction management firm, armed with Grow NJ award, opts for Newark's Gateway Center An architecture, engineering and construction management firm has signed a long-term lease for more than 11,000 square feet of space at Newark's Two Gateway Center office building. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141217/NJBIZ01/141219779&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219815&source=RSS The growing gap between New Jersey and the national economy It&#8217s no secret that the closing of four of Atlantic City&#8217s casinos, and the potential closing of a fifth, has the potential to be a tremendous blow to the state&#8217s economy. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219815&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219816&source=RSS Union County sells Berkeley Heights hospital for 26M Union County announced Tuesday that it has finalized the 26 million cash sale of its Runnells Specialized Hospital, a skilled nursing facility in Berkeley Heights, to the Center Management Group of Flushing, New York. The county said the deal will save up to 52 million over the next five years and generate an estimated 500,000 in new property. . . Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219816&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219826&source=RSS Another small business survey, another dismal result for N.J. Too bad, New Jersey startups &#8212 according to the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council, this isn't exactly the kind of state you want to start a business in. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 11:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219826&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/INDINSIGHTS/141219869&source=RSS Lesniak Gaming in North Jersey will save Atlantic City Many believe that gaming in North Jersey will cannibalize Atlantic City. I disagree, and in fact, strongly believe that gaming in North Jersey will be critical to reposition the region's economy by recapturing the billions in gaming revenue that currently goes to other states. With two sites in North Jersey, we can stop the stream of buses that. . . Mon, 15 Dec 2014 07:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/INDINSIGHTS/141219869&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219893&source=RSS Cooper Health awarded 40M in EDA's latest round Subaru's 117. 8 million incentive award for its Gateway District headquarters project was the main draw at last week's Economic Development Authority meeting in Trenton, but it wasn't the only high-profile, Camden-based project on the docket. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219893&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219894&source=RSS EO13 Is Camden's growth hurting its suburbs? The Economic Opportunity Act, 2013&#8217s major corporate incentives overhaul, has been very good to Camden. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219894&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141212/NJBIZ01/141219883&source=RSS At NJBIA forum, legislative leaders spar over gas tax, sick leave All four of New Jersey's legislative leaders not only want to fix the state's depleted Transportation Trust Fund, they want to do so in a bipartisan manner. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 13:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141212/NJBIZ01/141219883&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141212/NJBIZ01/141219886&source=RSS OSHA cites three companies over Mine Hill plant safety issues The U. S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited a French company with facilities in New Jersey, along with two staffing agencies, over explosion and chemical hazards at a Mine Hill plant. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141212/NJBIZ01/141219886&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141211/NJBIZ01/141219915&source=RSS NJBIA survey Things are looking up in 2015 The New Jersey Business Industry Association's 56th annual Business Outlook Survey suggests 2015 will be a positive year for New Jersey's economy. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141211/NJBIZ01/141219915&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141211/NJBIZ01/141219933&source=RSS Chinese trade deficit taking a toll on jobs in N.J., U.S., study says According to a study released Thursday by the Economic Policy Institute, America&#8217s rising trade deficit with China has cost the U. S. more than 3. 2 million jobs between 2001 when China joined the World Trade Organization and 2013. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141211/NJBIZ01/141219933&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141210/NJBIZ01/141219987&source=RSS ADP New Jersey gained 3,600 jobs in November New Jersey&#8217s private sector added 3,600 jobs in November, according to the latest report from Roseland-based human resources and payroll company ADP. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 10:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141210/NJBIZ01/141219987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141210/NJBIZ01/141219990&source=RSS Christie extends life of sports and gaming advisory commission Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday moved to once again extend the tenure of the New Jersey Gaming, Sports and Entertainment Advisory Commission, the team of high-profile business leaders that has helped shape his policy moves on the Meadowlands Sports Complex, Atlantic City and other areas. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 08:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141210/NJBIZ01/141219990&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141209/NJBIZ01/141209753&source=RSS Another Camden project gets EDA incentive Cooper offered 40M to move operations there Subaru's 117. 8 million incentive award for its Gateway District headquarters project was the main draw at Tuesday's Economic Development Authority meeting in Trenton, but it wasn't the only high-profile, Camden-based project on the docket. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 14:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141209/NJBIZ01/141209753&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141209/NJBIZ01/141209759&source=RSS Subaru approved for 117.8M incentive award for new Camden headquarters The Economic Development Authority voted Tuesday to approve a 10-year, 117. 8 million Grow New Jersey incentive award for carmaker Subaru of America to build its new corporate headquarters on Campbell Soup Co. -owned land in Camden's Gateway District. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 13:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141209/NJBIZ01/141209759&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141209/NJBIZ01/141209764&source=RSS Fairview Insurance Agency Associates names COO Fairview Insurance Agency Associates Inc. announced Tuesday that Michael Graham has been named chief operating officer for the Cherry Hill- and Verona-based independent, full-service insurance agency. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 12:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141209/NJBIZ01/141209764&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141208/NJBIZ01/141209789&source=RSS Updated Choose N.J. CEO is leaving for Texas job Choose New Jersey CEO and President Tracye McDaniel is leaving the organization to return to Texas, she said Monday. Mon, 08 Dec 2014 11:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141208/NJBIZ01/141209789&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141208/NJBIZ01/312059998&source=RSS Key leaders confident Trust Fund will get done Many old cliches have resurfaced as New Jersey is yet again poised to tackle the much-needed replenishment of its Transportation Trust Fund. Fri, 05 Dec 2014 14:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141208/NJBIZ01/312059998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141206/NJBIZ01/141209811&source=RSS Jersey City launches website to streamline production process for filmmakers Jersey City has launched a new website that allows filmmakers to apply for permits online, part of its effort to streamline the process and encourage productions in the city. Sat, 06 Dec 2014 00:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141206/NJBIZ01/141209811&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141205/NJBIZ01/141209828&source=RSS Party like it's 1999 2014 is best year for jobs in new millennium The Bureau of Labor Statistics has just released its November 2014 jobs report and, according to the numbers, &#8220everything's coming up Milhouse. &#8221 Fri, 05 Dec 2014 11:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141205/NJBIZ01/141209828&source=RSS