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Association leaders applaud signing of eviction prevention, utility assistance bill


New Jersey Apartment Association Executive Director David Brogan and New Jersey Utilities Association President Tom Churchelow applauded the anti-eviction legislation signed by Gov. Phil Murphy on Wednesday, saying it struck the proper balance between assistance for residents and businesses.

The bill will provide $500 million in rental assistance — which will be added to the $600 million the state has already received in federal rental assistance. It also appropriates $250 million for utility assistance. 

Read the full article here, originally published by ROI-NJ on August 5, 2021.