Government

March 3, 2019

PISCATAWAY, NJ – March is coming in like a lion, folks. As Piscataway finishes digging out from an early Saturday morning snowfall that left several inches on the ground in some neighborhoods, the National Weather Service in Mt. Holly, NJ issued a hazardous weather warning from Sunday at 3 pm ...

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TRENTON – Today, Governor Phil Murphy declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning Sunday, March 3, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. ahead of the expected winter storm. The storm is expected to continue throughout Monday morning. Executive Order No. 59 declares a state of emergency across ...

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MAPLEWOOD AND SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - With a winter storm warning in effect until 7 a.m. on Monday, March 4, and 5 to 8 inches of snow expected according to the National Weather Service, there are multiple cancellations and delays in the SOMA area. Here are the latest announcements: South Orange ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ — Congratulations were extended to the Fairfield Police Department after Mayor James Gasparini received an Email from resident Andrea Lozito praising a local officer for taking time out of his day to play basketball with her son. “My son, Michael Lozito, was playing basketball in ...

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UNION, NJ - In an email and voice message to Union residents, Mayor Michele Delisfort requests the removal of all vehicles from township streets. "According to weather reports," said Delifort's message, "our area could see anywhere from 5-10 inches of snow beginning this evening and ending ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – Governor Phil Murphy has declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 3 ahead of the expected winter storm. The storm is anticipated to start tonight and continue throughout Monday morning. Declaring a state of emergency across ...

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TRENTON – Due to the impending snow event, an announcement was made by Governor Phil Murphy. Called a State of Emergency, the announcement generally requires municipal, county and state agencies to put in place emergency preparedness measures in terms of staffing and equipment to manage a ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ – Governor Phil Murphy has declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 3 ahead of the expected winter storm. The storm is anticipated to start tonight and continue throughout Monday morning. Declaring a state of emergency across ...

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Governor Murphy Declares State of Emergency TRENTON – Due to the impending snow event, an announcement was made by the Governor. Called a State of Emergency' the announcement generally provides municipal, county and state agencies to put in place emergency preparedness measures in terms of ...

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Governor Murphy Declares State of Emergency TRENTON – Due to the impending snow event, an announcement was made by the Governor. Called a State of Emergency' the announcement generally provides municipal, county and state agencies to put in place emergency preparedness measures in terms of ...

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The following information, from the Township of Nutley Board of Commissioners, has been prepared to advise residents about preparedness and enforcement during the Winter Storm effective March 3, 2019. AS OF 10AM SUNDAY, THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Trash pick up for those areas of Nutley with Monday morning pickup is suspended because of the snowstorm. There will be no on street parking anywhere in the township to keep streets and roads clear for snow removal. Additional news related to the weather will be shared once ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Today, Governor Phil Murphy declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning Sunday, March 3, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. ahead of the expected winter storm. The storm is anticipated to start tonight and continue throughout Monday morning. Executive Order No. 59 declares a ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Today's State of Emergency Declaration has people questioning the action, its meaning, and what they are permitted to do.  In a nutsell, the governor of New Jersey can declare a State of Emergency when a situation has occurred, or is expected to take place, that may warrant the ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Today's State of Emergency Declaration has people questioning the action, its meaning, and what they are permitted to do.  In a nutsell, the governor of New Jersey can declare a State of Emergency when a situation has occurred, or is expected to take place, that may warrant ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Today, Governor Phil Murphy declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning Sunday, March 3, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. ahead of the expected winter storm. The storm is anticipated to start tonight and continue throughout Monday morning. Executive Order No. 59 declares a ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Today's State of Emergency Declaration has people questioning the action, its meaning, and what they are permitted to do.  In a nutsell, the governor of New Jersey can declare a State of Emergency when a situation has occurred, or is expected to take place, that may warrant the ...

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TRENTON – Today, Governor Phil Murphy declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning Sunday, March 3, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. ahead of the expected winter storm. The storm is anticipated to start tonight and continue throughout Monday morning. Executive Order No. 59 declares a state ...

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TRENTON – Today, Governor Phil Murphy declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning Sunday, March 3, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. ahead of the expected winter storm. The storm is anticipated to start tonight and continue throughout Monday morning. Executive Order No. 59 declares a state ...

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TRENTON – Today, Governor Phil Murphy declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning Sunday, March 3, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. ahead of the expected winter storm. The storm is anticipated to start tonight and continue throughout Monday morning. Executive Order No. 59 declares a state ...

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TRENTON – Today, Governor Phil Murphy declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning Sunday, March 3, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. ahead of the expected winter storm. The storm is anticipated to start tonight and continue throughout Monday morning. Executive Order No. 59 declares a state ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Bids to prepare Horseshoe Lake Park for an artificial turf field came in higher than anticipated, but township officials still believe the field can be installed this year and within budget. The township budgeted about $1.5 million for the entire project, including the artificial ...

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SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - With the latest forecast for a winter storm warning in effect for 4-8 inches of snow Sunday afternoon through the Monday morning commute in our area, some locals are wagering on the timing of phone calls from area schools. Will Monday be a delayed opening or a snow day? Will ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -The Town of Morristown in conjunction with the Parking Authority will allow Morristown Resdents to park in the following garages, at no charge due to the impending snow. Residents may begin parking on  Sunday March 3 at 4pm until Tuesday March 5 at 8am Available ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Fanwood Mayor and League of MunicipalitiesPresident Colleen Mahr was the Keynote speaker at the February New Jersey Building Officials (NJBOA) meeting at Snuffy Pantagis in Scotch Plains on Wednesday, Feb. 27. The meeting was hosted by Union County Building Officials (UCBO).

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GLEN ROCK, NJ – The Borough Council is considering a plastic bag ban and plans to have an ordinance to introduce at the March 13 meeting. The idea was discussed at the Feb. 27 work session when Councilwoman Arati Kreibich explained there would be a ban on all retail-use plastic bags. Kreibich ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Legalizing marijuana could open a huge source of revenue for the state, but as with any drug, it could also bring serious health consequences, according to professors from various departments at Rutgers University. Reacting to U.S. Sen. Cory Booker's (D-NJ) recent ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Stay up to date and in touch with municipal meetings in Plainfield.  Here's a sneak peek at what you can expect for the coming week. Plainfield's City Council meets on Monday, March 4 at 7 p.m., 325 Watchung Ave. for its agenda fixing session.  Download the agenda. Here are ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Legalizing marijuana could open a huge source of revenue for the state, but as with any drug, it could also bring serious health consequences, according to professors from various departments at Rutgers University. Reacting to U.S. Sen. Cory Booker's (D-NJ) recent ...

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NEW JERSEY -- The average American household spends $2,279 on property taxes for their homes each year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. In light of this, it’s little surprise that more than $14 billion in property taxes go unpaid each year, according to the National Tax Lien Association. To ...

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