On Thursday, Kent County authorities introduced that two new Superior Court courtrooms happen to be carried out the Wilentz Justice Complex in Newark. The courtrooms – area of the Kent Vicinage Family Court – will give you “modern, up-to-date lodging for people from the public in addition to idol judges and court personnel,” authorities mentioned.
In August, the Nj Senate confirmed eight new Superior Court idol judges, including citizens of West Caldwell, Nutley, Verona, West Orange, Fairfield and Cedar plank Grove.
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Last year, the Kent vicinage had 21 judicial vacancies, the greatest within the condition, based on NJ.com.
Upgrades include modern seem systems and technology that allows interactive video to become carried out, in addition to rebuild hallways to boost security, authorities stated.
Kent COUNTY, NJ — Will two new courtrooms help Kent County cope with its family court backlog?
Construction around the new spaces started in Feb and it was carried out about six several weeks. Comito and Associates from Newark received a $115,000 contract to create the 2 courtrooms. John O’Hara Co. from East Orange was granted a openly-bid $999,737 contract to do the development work. The work was funded with the Kent County Capital Budget.