Dear Alpha Borough,
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.
In a PDF file, please provide the processing procedures for OPRA requests. In your explanation, please provide your procedure if clerk's window is closed totally to the public or closes early on the designated OPRA processing days. How is the processing time made up in the event of the absence(s)? Who other than Alpha Borough's Acting Municipal clerk has the authority to read and obtain the information to complete an OPRA request? How do notify the requester if additional time is needed?
Thank you for submitting your OPRA request. Requests will be processed
Monday, Tuesday, and Friday from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. as per N.J.S.A.
OPRA requests must be for a specific public document and should list a
specific date or dates. OPRA requests with terms "any and all", requests
for information, requests that require research into documents, or
requests that require the Clerk's office to create a document shall be
There are no records responsive to the attached OPRA request.
Donna L. Messina
Custodian of Records
1001 East Blvd.
Alpha, NJ 08865