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Montville Township Discusses Affordable Housing Lawsuit and Recommendations

June 13, 2017

MONTVILLE, NJ - The Montville Township Committee had a special meeting on Tuesday, May 23 to inform and update residents about the laws and requirements of the new Fair Share Housing recommendations and lawsuit.

Econsult Solutions, Inc., a Philadelphia consulting firm, was hired by over 300 municipalities, including Montville Township, to develop affordable housing requirements and to testify ...

Much-Delayed Sidewalk to Be Installed on Changebridge Road in Montville

MONTVILLE, NJ – After years of various kinds of delays, construction began on May 8 of a quarter-mile stretch of sidewalk on Changebridge Road between Lazar Middle School and Church Lane. The construction project will also include drainage and curbing, and is expected to be completed in the beginning of June.

Delays included determining on which side of the street to place the sidewalk.

Montville Township Introduces New Township Clerk

MONTVILLE, NJ - There was a new face on the dais at the Montville Township Committee meeting on Tuesday, May 23. Leena Abaza, deputy township clerk, will be replacing Township Clerk Trudy Atkinson after Atkinson’s retirement in July.

Abaza said, “I am honored to have been selected to assume the township clerk position for Montville Township once Gertrude Atkinson, the current ...

New Township Clerk, Aquifer and Water Quality Test Discussed by Montville Township Committee

MONTVILLE, NJ - Montville Township Mayor James Sandham introduced Leena Abaza to the Montville Township Committee and public at the Township Committee meeting on Tuesday, May 23. Abaza will be taking over for Trudy Atkinson, township clerk, who will be retiring as of July 31.

Sandham said he was happy to see the grand re-opening of the Montville Township Historical Museum on 6 Taylortown ...

Montville's War Hero Speaks at Morris County Memorial Day Commemoration

MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township resident and World War II hero Hjalmar Johansson was the featured speaker at the Morris County Memorial Day Commemoration and veterans’ medals’ event on May 24, sponsored by the Morris County Board of Freeholders.

The event, held on the lawn of the Morris County Courthouse, was opened by Morris County Freeholder Director Doug ...

Platt Holds Anti-Pipeline Press Conference in Montville

MONTVILLE, NJ – Morris County Freeholder candidate Nicolas Platt held a press conference at Montville Township Community Park near Lazar Middle School on May 9 to voice his opposition to the proposed route for Pilgrim Pipeline Holdings LLC’s petroleum pipeline.

The press conference was one stop along the route the project would take, Platt said, including Chatham Township and ...

Montville Township to See Various Improvements; Traffic on Konner Discussed

MONTVILLE, NJ – Ordinances were passed at the May 9 Montville Township Committee meeting to make improvements around the township. Some of the money used for the projects will include $325,000 from the Open Space fund, which was a much-debated question among members at prior meetings.

Improvements will include:

Replace Community Park playground equipment/surfacing/seating - ...

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Montville Township Democrats to Meet June 15

June 14, 2017

MONTVILLE, NJ --The Montville Township Democratic Committee meeting will take place on Thursday, June 15 at the Senior House. Please note that this month’s General Meeting will begin at 7:30 p.m.

The Committee asks that all District Leaders attend for an important committee vote at 7:00 p.m. that night.

Montville Township Democrats are invited to join their Facebook page ...