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May. 8, 2014 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos, Assemblyman Declan O’Scanlon, Assemblywoman Amy Handlin and Marlboro Mayor John Hornik today announced that demolition would begin on the former Marlboro Psychiatric facilities. The 100 buildings to be demolished are located on 411 acres of property in Marlboro Township. The facility was closed in 1998 after nearly 57 years of use. During the past 16 years the fate of the...
May. 5, 2014 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-13) issued the following statement in response to the decision of former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to not participate in the commencement ceremony at Rutgers University following protests by students and faculty: “Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice’s reluctant decision to not give the Rutgers class of 2014 commencement speech is an embarrassment to both...
Apr. 25, 2014 - Press Release
  Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-13) was presented with a flag recovered from Union Beach in the days after Sandy hit by the RAINE Foundation. The RAINE Foundation has now asked the Senator to be the custodian and keep the large framed flag on display in his new relocated Senate office for all his constituents to see. During Hurricane Sandy, the RAINE Foundation had teams in the field, helping...
Apr. 24, 2014 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-13) urges Congress to block reported plans by the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to divert more than $1 billion from remaining Superstorm Sandy aid funding to resiliency projects in other parts of the nation. “Thousands of people and businesses along the Jersey Shore are still waiting for federal Sandy aid to help them rebuild and recover,” said...
Apr. 15, 2014 - Blog
  Middletown, N.J. – The second annual Rock Out for Sandy Ground Concert, the local benefit concert at The Rumson Country Day School, will be held Sunday April 27th. This concert is a student initiative produced by Max Kyrillos and will benefit Sandy Ground. New playgrounds have or will be built in Sandy affected towns and dedicated to the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School...
Apr. 15, 2014 - Press Release
Senators Michael Doherty and Joe Kyrillos, who sponsor legislation capping arbitration awards at two percent, urged the Assembly to pass the current bipartisan cap extension legislation. “Assembly Democrats’ refusal to extend the cap on arbitration awards has placed towns on the precipice of having to choose between raising property taxes to pay for limitless spikes in salaries or eliminating...