Brian F. McBride

Dear Atlantic County,

This is a request for public records made under OPRA and the common law right of access. I am not required to fill out an official form. Please acknowledge receipt of this message.

Records requested:
1. All electronic communications where the subject or body of the message concerns a case of coronavirus, COVID, or COVID-19, or any variation thereof. The sender or recipient would be any individual employed by Atlantic County Department of Health, on the one hand. On the other hand, the sender or recipient would have an email address ending in "@jccatlantic.org" The date range is May 1, 2021 to the present.

2. All investigative reports related to the compliance of the JCC Early Childhood Program with CDC guidance for early childhood centers showing covid mitigation strategies where the center complied, those requiring corrective action, and those not present at all.

3. Documents sent to the JCC from the AC DOH concerning proper masking standards, ventilation and filtration standards.

Yours faithfully,

Brian F. McBride

Goloff_Rachel, Atlantic County

Dear Mr. McBride,

 

I am the OPRA Custodian for Atlantic County. I have a few questions
regarding your OPRA Request. Please call my office or provide a telephone
number to which I can reach you.

 

Thank you.

 

Sincerely,

 

Rachel K. Goloff, Esq.

Assistant County Counsel

Atlantic County Department of Law

1333 Atlantic Avenue, 8th Floor

Atlantic City, NJ

P: 609-345-6700 Ext. 2464

F: 609-343-2373

Brian F. McBride

Hello Counsel,

I have been advised that clarifications on OPRA requests are best reduced to writing. I will call however to confirm this.

Yours sincerely,

Brian F. McBride

Goloff_Rachel, Atlantic County

Dear Mr. McBride,

Pursuant to our telephone conversation this morning, the following is the clarification to your OPRA Request. I have spoken to the County Health Department and obtained names of individuals which may have responsive emails to your request.

Your original request:
1. All electronic communications where the subject or body of the message concerns a case of coronavirus, COVID, or COVID-19, or any variation thereof. The sender or recipient would be any individual employed by Atlantic County Department of Health, on the one hand. On the other hand, the sender or recipient would have an email address ending in "@jccatlantic.org" The date range is May 1, 2021 to the present.

Clarification:
1. All electronic communications where the subject or body of the message concerns a case of coronavirus, COVID, or COVID-19, or any variation thereof. The sender or recipient would be the following individuals of the Atlantic County Department of Health: Cynthia Eberding, Diane McDevitt, Barbara Kennedy, Caryl Bochniak, Amada Wachter and Margaret Bennet. on the one hand. On the other hand, the sender or recipient is [email address] or [email address]. The date range is May 1, 2021 to the present.

Sincerely,

Rachel K. Goloff, Esq.
Assistant County Counsel
Atlantic County Department of Law
1333 Atlantic Avenue, 8th Floor
Atlantic City, NJ
P: 609-345-6700 Ext. 2464
F: 609-343-2373

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Brian F. McBride

Dear Goloff_Rachel,

This is an accurate memorialization of our phone conversation. Please if you would proceed with this records request.

Yours sincerely,

Brian F. McBride

Goloff_Rachel, Atlantic County

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CUSTODIAN RESPONSE TO OPRA REQUEST 589-2021

 

August 25, 2021

 

You have submitted an Open Public Records Request and have indicated your
preferred method of delivery is email.

 

Your request: 1. All electronic communications where the subject or body
of the message concerns a case of coronavirus, COVID, or COVID-19, or any
variation thereof. The sender or recipient would be any individual
employed by Atlantic County Department of Health, on the one hand. On the
other hand, the sender or recipient would have an email address ending in
"@jccatlantic.org" The date range is May 1, 2021 to the present.

2. All investigative reports related to the compliance of the JCC Early
Childhood Program with CDC guidance for early childhood centers showing 
covid mitigation strategies where the center complied, those requiring
corrective action, and those not present at all.

3. Documents sent to the JCC from the AC DOH concerning proper masking
standards, ventilation and filtration standards.

 

Clarification: 1. All electronic communications where the subject or body
of the message concerns a case of coronavirus, COVID, or COVID-19, or any
variation thereof. The sender or recipient would be the following
individuals of the Atlantic County Department of Health: Cynthia Eberding,
Diane McDevitt, Barbara Kennedy, Caryl Bochniak, Amada Wachter and
Margaret Bennet. on the one hand. On the other hand, the sender or
recipient is [email address] or [email address]. The date range is May 1,
2021 to the present.

 

Response:

1. Attached please find the documents responsive to your request. Please
be advised that some documents have been redacted in whole pursuant to
N.J.S.A. 47:1A-1.1: Inter-agency or intra-agency advisory, consultative or
deliberative material.  

2. Please be advised, Atlantic County does not have any documents
responsive to your request.

3. Attached please find the documents responsive to your request.

 

Sincerely,

 

Rachel K. Goloff, Esq.

Assistant County Counsel

Atlantic County Department of Law

1333 Atlantic Avenue, 8th Floor

Atlantic City, NJ

P: 609-345-6700 Ext. 2464

F: 609-343-2373