The chiefs are worried that the county is moving too quickly towards consolidation and that their input isn’t being considered.
Many non-essential services will be closed every other Friday to make ends meet.
You used to be able to apply for passports or get information on wills and powers of attorney at the Camden County Store at the Cherry Hill Mall. Not anymore.
Camden County had laid off about one-sixth of its workforce in the name of economy.
New Jersey governor Chris Christie and State Senate president Steve Sweeney were in Camden County this afternoon, talking behind closed doors about the county’s efforts to form countywide police and fire services as a way to cut costs.
“This is a concept that we’ve been exploring over the last year and a half based on the inquiries of several mayors in Camden County,” according to county freeholder director Lou Cappelli.