CWA Local 1081
60 Park Place, Suite 501
Newark, NJ, 07102
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Fax: (732) 988-1081

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June 11, 2009


Hon. Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr.

Essex County Executive

Hall of Records, Room 405

465 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.

Newark, NJ, 07102


Re: OPRA Request

       Background Check for New Employees


Dear Mr. DiVincenzo:


As per the attached OPRA (Open Public Records Act) request of this date, CWA Local 1081 respectfully requires the relatable memorialized manner of records regarding the following documents referenced within the attached memorandum of February 10, 2009 from Essex County Office of Human Resources Director Alan Abramowitz written “All Personnel Liaisons” entitled “Background Check for New Employees:


  1. A copy of the “The existing form from the New Jersey State Police”, utilized by the County of Essex to conduct a background check “only for new employees who are being offered employment as a secondary background check”.
  2. A copy of the “the background check that performs a fast, preliminary check that should be used for all applicants for employment”.





David H. Weiner, President

CWA Local 1081