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Montville Twp Planning Board Reappoints Chairman at Reorganization Meeting

January 19, 2019

MONTVILLE, NJ - The Montville Township planning board reappointed Gary Lewis as chairman for his third term at their reorganization meeting Thursday, and Art Maggio was reappointed as vice chairman. These two positions are subject to annual elections among the members.

Members of the planning board are Chairman Gary Lewis, Vice-chairman Art Maggio, Montville ...

3 Developments Result from Montville Twp.'s Affordable Housing Plan

MONTVILLE, NJ – With the township’s agreements with three developers for building projects across town, a settlement has been reached with the Fair Share Housing which the Montville Township Committee feels will meet affordable housing requirements while still balancing residents’ desire to have little or at least moderate development.

The committee passed resolutions at ...

Cooney Sworn in for Second Term, Volunteers Thanked: Montville Twp. Committee Meeting Jan. 1

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Committee held its Jan. 1 reorganization meeting, and it was a busy day, filled with the re-appointment of Richard Conklin as mayor, the swearing in of Police Chief Andrew Caggiano, the promotion of two additional officers, and the re-swearing in of Deputy Mayor Frank Cooney.

Conklin was re-appointed by a unanimous vote to be mayor for the second ...

State of Montville Shared by Re-Appointed Mayor Richard Conklin

MONTVILLE, NJ – Mayor Richard Conklin was re-named mayor for 2019 at the Jan. 1, 2019 reorganization meeting of the Montville Township Committee. This meeting takes place every year on the first of the year, as residents vote for members of the committee in November but the committee members themselves choose a mayor and deputy mayor. Re-elected member Frank Cooney, serving his second ...

Reorganization Meeting for Montville Township

MONTVILLE, NJ - IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE OPEN PUBLIC MEETINGS ACT, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Montville Township Committee will hold the Annual Reorganization Meeting on Tuesday, January 1, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. at the Montville Township Municipal Building, 195 Changebridge Road, Montville, NJ.

The Governing Body may hold a closed execution session during ...

Montville Twp. Computers Back Online

MONTVILLE, NJ – The technical issues that shut down the computer systems at the township have been resolved as of Dec. 19, according to Assistant Township Administrator June Hercek.

“We have hired an IT company with specific expertise in the technical issues we faced and, moving forward, we will rely heavily on this company to provide us with how this occurred and how we can ...

Montville Township Hacked: Computers Down

MONTVILLE, NJ – Township administration announced via a website alert Dec. 17 that they are experiencing technical issues with “certain township [computer] systems,” necessitating a complete shut-down of all servers in the township offices.

Assistant Township Administrator June Hercek told TAPinto Montville that on Friday, Dec. 14, at approximately 11 p.m., Montville Police ...

Montville Police Explorers and Advisor Honored at Montville Township Committee Meeting

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Committee honored Montville Police Explorer Post 805 at the committee’s Nov. 27 meeting. The Explorers had earned three third-place finish trophies at the Law Enforcement Exploring Competition held at Purdue University in Indiana in July.

Deputy Mayor Frank Cooney read the proclamation, citing how the group won third place in law enforcement ...


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Navy Veteran Mikie Sherrill Named to House Armed Services Committee

January 15, 2019

Washington, DC -- Today, Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill of New Jersey secured an assignment on the House Armed Service Committee for the 116th Congress. The House Armed Services Committee is responsible for all aspects of congressional oversight of the Department of Defense and authorization of military policy.

“As a former officer in the U.S. Navy, I understand the importance of a strong ...

Federal Shutdown Hits and Hurts New Jersey

January 11, 2019

Dear Editor:

New Jersey’s Mayors and local governing bodies don’t always agree on everything. But they know what they need to do to meet the public’s need for essential services. And every year, despite natural disasters, despite fluctuations in the economy, and despite actions taken – and not taken – by other levels of government, they adopt budgets and continue ...