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Millburn Township Committee Regular Meeting Reminder and Agenda

July 16, 2018

AGENDA

MILLBURN TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE

JULY 17, 2018 – REGULAR SESSION: 7:30 PM 

 

MAYOR    -      Open Meeting Statement 

                        Salute to the ...

Millburn Township Issues Synopsis of Audit Report for 2017

MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn Township issued their yearly summit of the Audit Report with comparative number to 2016. 

 

SUMMARY OR SYNOPSIS OF AUDIT FOR PUBLICATION 
Summary or Synopsis of 2017 Audit Report of the 
Township of Millburn, County of Essex,
As required by N.J.S.A. 40A: 5 - 7

Combined Balance Sheet

December 31, 2017

with comparative figures for ...

Maplewood Residents Share Protest Images Opposing U.S. Border Family Separations

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - When Maplewood resident Julie Burstein scrolled on Facebook and glimpsed an illustration of hands grasping across a barbed-wire fence, a gut feeling urged her to share it. “Where are the children?” the image asks. The looming question surrounding children currently separated at the U.S. border is etched in a protrusive shade of red. Cuban-American artist Edel Rodriguez ...

Micro-paving in Millburn to Take Place Week of July 23-27

MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn Township announced the projected micro-paving project set to kick of the week of July 23-27, weather depedent. Micro-paving is a process in which an asphalt-based, quick-setting emulsion is applied to the surface of rough, worn roads to improve street texture and safety.

17 roadways are set for mirco-paving. The process normally takes 4-6 hours to dry, yet is long ...

Department of Veterans Affairs shares Guidelines for Properly Displaying the American Flag

WARREN, NJ - As the community celebrated Independence Day, USA.gov and the Department of Veterans Affairs shared some helpful guidelines for showing respect to the symbol of the nation. Check out this helpful information before you fly the stars and stripes.

Traditional guidelines call for displaying the flag in public only from sunrise to sunset. However, the flag may be displayed ...

Governor Murphy Signs Co-Sponsored Transgender Bill Into Law

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – A bill signed into law by New Jersey’s governor last week means transgender residents can legally change their gender on their birth certificates.

The ‘Birth Certificate Bill’ - now known as the “Babs Siperstein Law’ - was signed by Gov. Phil Murphy on July 2. Under the law, the registrar can now legally amend a certificate based on ...

Murphy Signs Bill Ending Child Marriage Championed by Westfield’s Fraidy Reiss and Unchained at Last

WESTFIELD, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy signed a bill hat bars individuals under the age of 18 from marrying or entering a civil union. It was a major win for Fraidy Reiss, founder Westfield-based Unchained At Last, a nonprofit dedicated to helping women and girls in the US to escape or resist arranged/forced marriages and rebuild their lives.

This makes New Jersey the second state to ...

Declaration of Independence – What is it?

The definition of a free country is where the government does not control what people say or do for political reasons and where people can express their opinions without punishment. The transition from a totalitarian state to a free country will be long and slow.

In a 2017 report Freedom House said that of the 195 countries assessed, 87 (45%) were rated Free, 59 (30%) Partly Free, ...

Short Hills Resident Part of Running Start Delegation that Meets Congressman Lance

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Isabella Becchi, a rising freshman at Morristown-Beard and Short Hills resident met Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) at his office in Washington, D.C. as part of a delegation from Running Start. The Running Start's conference is part of their mission to "support the young women who will shape tomorrow’s world." The conference also includes meetings with ...

Millburn Honors 17 Police Officers with Valor Awards at Township Committee Meeting

MILLBURN, NJ - Chief Brian Gilfedder of the Millburn Police Department announced Valor Awards for seventeen members of the force stemming from an incident on May 25. 

Gilfedder described the incident where two Millburn residents were threatened at a house on Parsonage Hill Road with a long gun. The suspect then barricaded himself in the home in what became a roughly seven-hour standoff.

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