VIDEO: Officials from the Inspection Department this afternoon were escorted by Lakewood Police Officers as they served violation notices to Tent City’s founder.
The Inspection Department officials handed Minister Brigham an envelope of papers containing code and other violations pertaining to the illegal tents at the encampment off of Cedar Bridge Avenue.
Township and other officials over the last six weeks have been working diligently to find a solution to the problem, which has only grown into a greater concern for the well-being of the homeless as well as for the surrounding neighborhoods.
Since the December meeting at which residents demanded action from the Township Committee, the Mayor along with Committeeman Meir Lichtenstien have held several meetings with officials and attorneys in hopes of bringing the saga to an end. [TLS].