Local Government News

May 29, 2020

MADISON, NJ - June 5 has been proclaimed "National Gun Violence Awareness Day" by Madison Mayor Bob Conley. Conley made the proclamation at the Wednesday May 27 town hall meeting. Theresa Turco, a volunteer with the New Jersey chapter of Mom’s Demand Action for Gun for Gun Sense in America, ...

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The most recent reporting from the State shows nearly 158,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey; almost 6,300 are in Morris County, and as of today, 133 cases in Madison, an increase of one since my report on May 19. First updates on a few topics that I touched on in recent ...

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MADISON, NJ - Madison Mayor Bob Conley proclaimed the month of June as "Pride Month" during the Wednesday, May 27 Town Hall Meeting. Mayor Conley issued a proclamation of inclusivity honoring Pride Month to Madison High School guidance counselor Nancy O’Brien and her wife Gina. Conley emphasized ...

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MADISON, NJ -  On Monday, May 25 th , Madison held its annual Memorial Day Ceremony. Due to social distancing guidelines, the event was live streamed on Facebook to allow residents to view it from home. The ceremony began with the Pledge of Allegiance and a prayer for the fallen. Afterwards, ...

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So here we are, Memorial Day weekend. A three-day weekend when we barely know what day it is. Today instead of sharing numbers I want to talk about where we are and of course Memorial Day. Tomorrow would be the traditional kickoff to the summer. There will not be the first dive of the season ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Borough of Madison will be holding a virtual Memorial Day observance on Monday May 25 at 10am. The observance will be livestreaming a small memorial ceremony which will include a prayer, a few words from the American Legion and the playing of taps by the Color Guard. Borough ...

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As always, thank you for all you are doing to flatten the curve and to get through these difficult and unprecedented times. Your actions are not only protecting yourself, but also helping others. Another way to help others is by donating blood, something that is desperately needed at this ...

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On Friday May 15, Mayor Bob Conley gave the following update: The most recent reporting from the State shows 144,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey; almost 6,000 are in Morris County, and as of today, 129 cases in Madison and only one new case has been reported since Monday. It was ...

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The most recent reporting from the State shows 141,00 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey; over 5,900 are in Morris County, and as of yesterday, 128 cases in Madison. Note that as we are now seeing a leveling of the curve, Madison numbers will be updated on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. I ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Borough of Madison has announced virtual Council Meeting tonight, May 11 at 7pm.  To join the meeting online, log in at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87898705339 Or join by phone by dialing one of the below numbers and entering the Webinar ID when prompted: +1 312 626 6799 ...

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The most recent reporting from the State shows 135,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey; over 5,800 are in Morris County, including 123 cases in Madison. With all that is going on and not to mention the possibility of a few snowflakes falling tonight, it would be easy to forget that ...

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The most recent reporting from the State shows nearly 130,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey; 5,600 are in Morris County, including 121 cases in Madison. First, I want to share the great news that through the generosity of Madison residents and friends, the Main Street Foundation’s ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Borough of Madison has announced a special meeting of the Mayor and Council on Friday May 1. The meeting will take place virtually at 3pm. Borough officials will consider action regarding second quarter tax collection. To join the meeting online, log in ...

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MADISON, NJ - Governor Murphy signed an Executive Order allowing municipalities to extend the grace period for second quarter taxes. According to the Executive Order No. 130, the grace period for municipal taxes has been extended to June 1. As you may know from one of my previous messages, in ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Mayor and the Council has unanimously approved the 2020 municipal budget during their council meeting on Monday evening, April 27th. There are three major changes to the budget that was approved in comparison to the preliminary budget discussed back in March.  The ...

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MADISON, NJ - Mayor Conley and members of the Madison Board of Health will host a live Webinar regarding Madison's efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic on Thursday April 23 at 7pm. Borough officials will update residents on how the borough has managed the pandemic, supported residents and is ...

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The most recent reporting from the State shows over 92,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey; 4,400 are in Morris County, including 85 cases in Madison. As mentioned in a previous message I have been working with Chatham Borough and Chatham Township along with our mental health ...

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Mayor Bob Conley, with the April 17 update on Madison’s actions during the COVID-19 pandemic. The most recent reporting from the State, has over 78,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey, 3,800 are in Morris County, including 73 cases in Madison. Today I need to cover two topics ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Borough of Madison will hold the Council Meeting through Zoom on Monday April 13 due to the COVID-19 health emergency. Residents can join the meeting either online or over the phone at 7pm.  Joining the Meeting online at https://zoom.us/j/798463865 Or by phone by dialing one ...

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Mayor Bob Conley, with the April 9 message. Today I am not going to share the numbers or the latest directives but talk about how we are all handling the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. This is a special time of year marked with the celebration of Easter, Passover and the arrival of spring.

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MADISON, NJ - The Borough of Madison is embarking on a visioning process for a new Master Plan that tackles the challenges and opportunities for future growth, development, and preservation, said borough officials. The last Master Plan was adopted in 1992 and the last comprehensive land-use ...

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