Government

May 7, 2021

NEWARK, NJ - NJ TRANSIT has announced a new partnership in a statement on May 4 to help get more New Jersey residents vaccinated. The partnership called VAXRide should help approximately 11,000 residents get free rides to both public and private vaccination destinations.  Novartis, a NJ based ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- With COVID-19 numbers trending decisively in the right direction and New Jersey progressing toward its adult-age vaccination goals, Gov. Murphy on Monday announced an additional easing of restrictions, including a removal of all percentage capacity limits for indoor and outdoor ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- With COVID-19 numbers trending decisively in the right direction and New Jersey progressing toward its adult-age vaccination goals, Gov. Murphy on Monday announced an additional easing of restrictions, including a removal of all percentage capacity limits for indoor and outdoor ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy at his COVID press briefing Wednesday announced that he would sign an Executive Order allowing for summer camps – both day camps and sleep away camps – to open for the upcoming season. The governor says that he is pleased with the way COVID numbers are trending ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Beginning today, walk-in vaccinations are open to all New Jerseyans age 16+ at all six vaccine mega-sites during select times, according to Gov. Phil Murphy, who announced the news in a tweet on Thursday, April 29. Walk-up vaccinations are now available at the Middlesex County ...

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NEW JERSEY -- The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) revised its masking guidance for fully vaccinated Americans on Tuesday, April 27. The new public health recommendations outlined instances in which fully vaccinated individuals can forgo wearing a mask. This guidance applies to COVID-19 vaccines ...

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Governor Murphy tweeted on Sunday, “Tomorrow at 1:00 PM, I will make a major announcement regarding our reopening efforts. As our key metrics improve and our vaccination progress continues, we’re ready to move forward.” His tweet was met with both supportive and derisive comments. Murphy's ...

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Mayor Tara Prupis explained that there are four issues that led the council to explore the Area in Need of Redevelopment designation. The Department of Public Works building needs to be moved. The council wants to create two-way traffic downtown. Zoning changes are being made to attract ...

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NEW JERSEY -- As of today, New Jersey residents ages 16 and up are now eligible to get vaccinated.  "Today, everyone who lives, works, or studies in New Jersey, ages 16+, is now eligible to be vaccinated" Gov. Phil Murphy said during his COVID press briefing in Trenton on Monday afternoon. "At ...

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2020 Budget The 2022 township budget was presented, and the PowerPoint slide show will be posted on the town website. Chief Financial Officer of Millburn Jason Gabloff and Explore Millburn Trustee Michael Parlavecchio explained financial areas in which the town lost revenue as a result of ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy reported progress in getting shots into arms as he presented a vaccine update during his press briefing Wednesday. He said that the state has administered 4,892,598 total doses and that 1,896,442 New Jersey residents are now fully vaccinated. “We are now 40% to ...

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Millburn, NJ -- The Tax Collector's Office of Millburn is offering a new Shopping Parking Permit which will allow residents to pay for parking without using pay stations, meters or Mpay parking. Residents can fill out the application on the town website and will receive a sticker that needs to ...

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WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service announced that individuals have until May 17, 2021 to meet certain deadlines that would normally fall on April 15, such as making IRA contributions and filing certain claims for refund. This follows a previous announcement from the IRS on March 17, that ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy proudly announced that 4,030,061 vaccinations have been administered throughout the state and that 1,473,409 New Jerseyans are fully vaccinated during press briefing today where he also reported a list of updates to citizens about the State’s evolving COVID-19 ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced on Friday that the State will expand vaccine eligibility to include people 55 and over starting April 5. The following groups are eligible for vaccination once the expansion is in effect: Age 55+ Individuals age 16+ with intellectual and ...

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Perkins Eastman presented a slideshow of their study and recommendations for Millburn’s Downtown Vision Plan. They shared the results of their extensive study of what residents want to see in a downtown renovation.   Some proposals include:   Making Millburn Avenue and Essex Street ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Good news for those waiting for their COVID-19 stimulus funds. The Internal Revenue Service is releasing the next batch of Economic Impact Payments (EIP) this week. Taxpayers expecting direct deposits should receive them by or before Wednesday, March 24. Many of the payments ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy said at his COVID press briefing on Monday that he doesn't expect to loosen any more COVID-19 restrictions because of the recent rise in variant strains of the disease. On March 19, the state of New Jersey expanded capacity at indoor businesses, such as restaurants ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- In words that had to be music ot the ears of restaurateurs and other indoor business owners, Gov. Phil Murphy announced that effective Friday, March 19, restaurants, recreational/amusement facilities, gyms and fitness clubs, barber shops, salons, and other personal care ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — At Tuesday's Millburn Township Committee meeting, the committee is set to approve a resolution that will introduce and approve on first reading, the 2021 budget for the Millburn Special Improvement District (SID). If voted through by the township committee, resolution 21-085 would ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Anyone planning a wedding can expand the guest list now, following Gov. Phil Murphy's COVID press briefing in Trenton on Wednesday, when he announced that wedding receptions may proceed at 35% of a venue’s indoor capacity (up to 150 persons) and up to 150 people outdoors. Indoor ...

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Right shoulder on I-78 westbound express will remain closed for three months TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials announced on Tuesday that the ramp from Route 124 westbound/Springfield Avenue to I-78 westbound express will be closed and detoured ttoday as ...

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Gov. Announces Two Initiatives: Opportunity Meets Innovation Challenge Grants ($28.5 Million) and Hunger-Free Campus Grant Program ($1 Million) TRENTON – Gov. Phil Murphy and Secretary of Higher Education Dr. Brian Bridges announced that $29.5 million in federal funding will be available to New ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy delivered his annual budget address on Tuesday by outlining a Fiscal Year 2022 Budget (FY2022) that includes investments to help New Jersey emerge from the pandemic stronger, fairer, and more resilient. The governor said that he was proud to unveil this budget, ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy provided during his COVID press briefing on Wednesday some positive news about testing sites and vaccinations. He said the 1,758,979 total vaccine doses (1,192,364 first doses, and 566,441 second doses) have been administered as of this morning.  He also was proud ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — in a post on the township website, Millburn residents were informed that as a result of a scheduling conflict due to the upcoming Purim holiday, the Downtown Vision Plan Public Workshop has been rescheduled to Tuesday, March 2. The meeting time has not changed and will run from ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced today that a total of 1,244,224 vaccine doses have been administered in New Jersey as of mid-morning Friday. Of those vaccinations, 933,160 were first doses and 310,529 second doses. "At the rate that we are going at the moment, roughly 30,000 first doses ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - In observance of President's Day, Millburn Town Hall will be closed on Monday, Feb. 15. Additionally, the Millburn Free Public Library will also be closed on February 15. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday. Trash and recycling collections will continue as scheduled on Feb. 15 ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy said Wednesday during a press briefing via ZOOM that 1,138,757 vaccine doses have now been administered statewide: 875,424 first doses and 263,196 second doses and that he is expecting increasing deliveries of vaccines from the federal government for our mega-sites ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — At Tuesday night's meeting, the Millburn Township Committee heard from Millburn Historic Preservation Committee (HPC) Chair Alison Canfield, as she delivered the groups 2020 annual report. Canfield has been chair of the HPC since 2019, has served on the HPC since 2008, and has ...

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