Dear Berkeley Township,

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:

Please send your response in PDF form.

All sent and received emails for employee Debbie Winogracki from January 15, 2020 through January 31, 2020. Include subject and body of email when permitted.

Please include a Record Index with your response.
*A record index that identifies each record requested and the specific legal basis for a denial of access (including redactions) to each record.

Yours faithfully,

Ariel Augustine

Beverly Carle, Berkeley Township

The requested emails Contain 1053 Pages $52.65 As per [Paff v. Gloucester City (Camden), GRC Complaint No. 2009-102 (Interim Order dated April 8, 2010 The Council held that “[a]lthough the actual cost of providing records electronically is likely $0.00 because the Custodian had to make copies to redact the requested minutes prior to providing same electronically, the Custodian’s charge of $6.00 represents the actual cost to provide the records to the Complainant pursuant to N.J.S.A. 47:1A-5(b).” Id. at 17. and affirmed by Madlinger vs Berkeley Township GRC Complaint No. 2018-18, The Township special service charge calculation is based on the request will substantially disrupt the office (taking an employee away from their normal duties for more than one working day) and one minute per page 1053 pages = 17.55 hours x 17.46(lowest paid employee in the office) = $306.42 Totaling $359.07 A Deposit of $179.54 is required before the Township will begin the work as per N.J.S.A. 47:1A-5.f (Which Represents ½ of the cost for reproduction)

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Beverly Carle, Berkeley Township

The requested emails Contain 1053 Pages $52.65 As per [Paff v. Gloucester City (Camden), GRC Complaint No. 2009-102 (Interim Order dated April 8, 2010 The Council held that “[a]although the actual cost of providing records electronically is likely $0.00 because the Custodian had to make copies to redact the requested minutes prior to providing same electronically, the Custodian’s charge of $6.00 represents the actual cost to provide the records to the Complainant pursuant to N.J.S.A. 47:1A-5(b).” Id. at 17. and affirmed by Madlinger vs Berkeley Township GRC Complaint No. 2018-18, The Township special service charge calculation is based on the request will substantially disrupt the office (taking an employee away from their normal duties for more than one working day) and one minute per page 1053 pages = 17.55 hours x 17.46(lowest paid employee in the office) = $306.42 Totaling $359.07 A Deposit of $179.54 is required before the Township will begin the work as per N.J.S.A. 47:1A-5.f (Which Represents ½ of the cost for reproduction)

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Ariel Augustine

Dear Beverly Carle,

I'm amending my OPRA request to accommodate the agency. I'm respectfully rejecting the special service fee.

Please send your response in PDF form.

All sent and received emails for employee Debbie Winogracki from January 15, 2020 through January 22, 2020. Include subject and body of email when permitted.

Please include a Record Index with your response.
*A record index that identifies each record requested and the specific legal basis for a denial of access (including redactions) to each record.

Yours sincerely,

Ariel Augustine