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Update on Open Space, Tribute to Retiring Freeholder on Tuesday Bernards Twp. Committee Agenda

September 25, 2017

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Items on the agenda for Tuesday night's Bernards Township Committee include the presentation of an update on the township's acquirement of open space and recreational facilities through the municipal open space program, as well as a resolution honoring longtime Somerset County Freeholder Peter Palmer of Bernardsville.

The township committee is scheduled to ...

Somerville Gets OK to Negotiate for Potential Firehouse Site on Gaston Avenue

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Borough Council Monday night formalized its intent to purchase the site of the former Gaston Avenue Bakery at the corner of Gaston Avenue and E. Cliff Street and build a new firehouse/public safety complex to serve the eastern section of the borough.

By a vote of 6-0, lawmakers passed an ordinance that reads:

“Authorizing the acquisition by negotiated purchase of ...

Update on Roadwork: Gold Boulevard Slated for Road Work On Monday

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Starting the week of September 25, the following roads will be closed for roadway reconstruction:
Atlas Road; Wharton Way and Gold Boulevard.

On Monday, September 25, road reconstruction will start on Gold Boulevard.  Gold Boulevard will be closed and inaccessible starting at 7 a.m. Monday morning.  Please make alternate parking ...

What Questions Does Controversial Push Poll Ask Bernards Township Voters?

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ – Democrat candidates for Township Committee Joan Harris and Sally Booth attended the Township Committee meeting on Tuesday to let the mayor and committee members know robo-calls were targeting voters in  Bernards Township.

They said the calls made false claims about their positions and asked the all-Republican committee to intervene and stop the ...

Push Polling Targets Democrat Candidates for Bernards Township Committee

 BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ – There’s a saying that election season takes a break over the summer, then starts again after Labor Day.  It resumed in Bernards Township not with a bang, but with a ‘ring’ – of a telephone and the Democrats running for Township Committee, are furious, for they are the targets of a "push" poll.

A "push" poll ...

Thursday Paving Rescheduled, Milling Will Take Place

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Due to forecasted rain, paving for Thursday, Sept. 14, has been rescheduled. 

Hunters Lane and Pin Oak Court will be closed for pavement milling on Thursday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.. 

After completion of Hunters and Pin Oak, the contractor will move to Lenape Court for pavement milling.  Lenape Court will be closed on Thursday from 10 a.m.

Milling and Paving to Close Stacy Lane on Wednesday

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Stacy Lane will be closed for pavement milling on Wednesday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

After completion of Stacy Lane milling, the contractor will move to Lenape Court for pavement milling.  Lenape Court will be closed on Wednesday from approximately 10 a.m to 3:30 p.m., expect delays.  On street parking is prohibited until ...

Somerville Ceremony Commemorates 16th Anniversary of 9/11

SOMERVILLE, NJ- The Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders, led by Freeholder Director Peter S. Palmer, presided at a ceremony marking the 16th anniversary of 9/11 Monday morning at the county’s memorial clock tower, located on the corner of Main and Bridge streets. 

At 8:46 a.m. – the time when the first plane crashed into the World Trade Center – ...

Interchange Improvements on I-287 Will Close Exit 22A This Weekend

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Drivers planning to use Interstate 287 beginning Friday night should be aware their exit may not be available. Interchange improvement work will require the weekend closure and detour of Exit 22A, the I-287 northbound ramp to Route 202/206 southbound in Bedminster.  

From 10 p.m., Friday, Sept. 8, until 6 a.m. Monday, Sept. 11, ...

Interchange Improvements on I287, Will Close Exit 22A This Weekend

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Drivers planning to hop on Interstate 287 beginning tonight, should be aware their exit may not be available. Interchange improvements work will require the weekend closure and detour of Exit 22A, the I-287 northbound ramp to Route 202/206 southbound in Bedminster.  

From 10 p.m., Friday, Sept. 8, until 6 a.m. Monday, Sept. 11, ...

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