Dear Ridgewood Village,
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.
Copies of all electronic or hard copy correspondence from Steve Diamond to any member of the Village Council (R. Hache, S. Knudsen, J. Voigt, M. Sedon, L. Reynolds, P. Perron, B. Walsh) dated/received between April 1, 2020 and August 1, 2020.
Mr. Gray Don Pool
Please see the attached documents in response to your OPRA request
regarding Steve Diamond correspondence.
Please note that information has been redacted in the documents provided
in accordance with OPRA Exemptions – N.J.S.A. 47:1A-1.1 – Item 16
regarding unlisted telephone numbers and personal identification
information. N.J.S.A. 47:1A-1 OPRA Exemptions Item #24 Privacy Interest
provides that “a public agency has a responsibility and an obligation to
safeguard from public access a citizen's personal information with which
it has been entrusted when disclosure thereof would violate the citizen's
reasonable expectation of privacy…”
At this time, we will consider this request closed and our obligation
Deputy Village Clerk
Village of Ridgewood
131 North Maple Avenue
Ridgewood NJ 07450
Notice: You are advised that copies of correspondence, including e-mail
correspondence and attachments, between the public and the Village of
Ridgewood are obtainable by any person filing a request under the Open
Public Records Act (OPRA) unless subject to a specific OPRA exception.
There should be no expectation that the content of emails exchanged
between the public and municipal officials and employees will remain