Dear Long Branch City,

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:

Dear Long Branch City,

1. "copies of email logs for the municipality's police chief from 02/01/2019 to 02/12/2019. Please include sender, recipient, date and subject."

Please see the Paff v. Township of Galloway Supreme Court decision from 2017, which held this is a valid request

Yours faithfully, Rick L

Dear Long Branch City,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Open Public Records Act reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Long Branch City's handling of my OPRA request 'Municipalities email Logs police chief'.

I have received no response to this request. It is well past the 7 days.

A full history of my OPRA request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address:

Yours faithfully,

R Lord

Kathy Schmelz, Long Branch City

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From: Kathy Schmelz
Sent: Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:40 PM
To: [email address]
Cc: Brian Trelease
Subject: Long Branch OPRA


In regards to your OPRA dated February 12^th and received on February
13^th, please find copies of the email log for Long Branch’s Police Chief
from 2/1/19 through 2/12/19.


If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at this office

Thank you.


Kathy L. Schmelz, RMC

City Clerk

344 Broadway

Long Branch, NJ 07740



WARNING: Email received by or sent to City Officials are subject to the
Open Public Records Act [OPRA]. If you are in any way concerned about the
contents of your email being read by someone other than the person(s) you
are contacting, you should consider alternate ways of contacting them.