This is the old Web-site for the "Dillville" Tent City of Lakewood, NJ. Our camp was bulldozed by the Lakewood Township government in June 2014! This Web-site is preserved for historical reasons.

Barbara Buono

Tent City gets a visit from a current political celebrity! On August 22nd, 2013, we were visited by Barbara Buono. [facebook] [twitter] [wikipedia]

Barbara Buono is the NJ State Senator, and she is the Democratic Party candidate for NJ Governor (running against incumbent Chris Christie).


Gallery of 36 images:   Facebook


Statement from Minister Steve Brigham

It was a pleasure having Barbara Buono in Tent City yesterday. Although I cannot endorse her as a candidate because of my affiliation to a non-profit, on a personal level I was extremely impressed with the down-to-earth manner in which she interacted with the residents and sympathized with their plight. To put it simply, Barbara Buono is always welcome in Tent City, no matter what job she has.

Buono Campaign Press Release

Buono Tours Tent City in Lakewood:

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Barbara Buono today toured a Tent City in Lakewood to talk to residents about the urgent need to revitalize New Jersey's economy. “Residents of the tent city in Lakewood are strong-willed New Jerseyans who have fallen on hard times. They are mothers and fathers, sons and daughters, people who worked hard for years in New Jersey and lost it all in the blink of an... +


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