OAK STREET CORRIDOR DEVELOPERS SCAMMED LAKEWOOD TOWNSHIP $166,154.01 (MONEY WAS GIVEN TO BRIAN FLANNERY TO APPLY FOR CAFRA PERMIT)

In connection with the Oak St Core, the Township of Lakewood authorized a resolution to pay Brian Flannery $138,000 to assist in getting the Oak St. Corridor approvals set up, It is unconscionable for Lakewood Township to PAY for the engineering that should have been paid for by the private owners seeking to develop their lots. 
From reviewing the amounts paid to Brian Flannery, the Township ended up paying him $166,154 and thereby violated the limit placed in their own ordinance.

When it was pointed out that the township has no business supporting a private enterprise, realizing their mistake was caught, they made a developers agreement requiring the developers to pay the  township back once the CO's are issued.

Once again, putting developers first and the taxpayers a distant second....