Green

January 11, 2019

MONTVILLE, NJ – Residents will be separating recyclables for the foreseeable future. That’s the word from Assistant Township Administrator June Hercek, speaking at the Jan. 8 Montville Township Committee meeting. The township’s recycling and waste disposal contract expires in Feb. 2020, she ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Better buy more garbage cans. You’re going to have to keep the paper in a separate can from the bottles. As reported in the fall by TAPinto Montville, Montville Township’s garbage collection company, Suburban Disposal, has informed the township that it will no longer accept cans, ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township sponsored a second town-wide cleanup on Oct. 20, as 168 residents grabbed bags, reflective aprons and did their part to make the township look its best. Recreation Director Lori Dent called the cleanup a “great success.” “I would like to take the opportunity ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Thursday's autumn snowstorm hit much harder than weather forecasts predicted, the worst of it when most people would be on the roads for the evening rush hour, said Rutgers University professor and state climatologist David Robinson. "The weather forecast was incorrect. I'm ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Environmental Commission held its regular meeting on Sept. 26 and discussed the door-to-door solicitation of pesticide spraying that caused a stir on social media over the summer, plus bamboo, large tree and plastic bag ban ordinances. Member Michele Caron ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Projects accomplished throughout the township with the help of a grant from the state saved the taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars, according to township administrators. The New Jersey Clean Communities grant, which Montville Township has received for more than ten years, has ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – If the township seems a little cleaner, it’s because of the hard work of almost 300 residents who participated in the annual Earth Day celebration cleanup April 28 and dates surrounding that day to pick up debris around town. Recreation Director Lori Dent told TAPinto Montville ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - This afternoon's thunderstorms left a trail of downed trees and wires across Montville. Some residents are experiencing power outages.  Montville Township police issued the following alert just before 6 p.m.: "There are multiple trees and power lines down throughout the town. Do ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – April 27 was proclaimed Arbor Day by the Montville Township Committee, and a ceremony was held on the hill near the township amphitheater beyond the public library to commemorate the occasion. The Montville Township Environmental Commission announced its 2018 honoree, Paul Rolfe, ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Belmar businesses will need to toss those plastic bags and find a more environmentally friendly way to bag purchases. And they would be given until next spring to find that new alternative, under a proposed measure introduced on May 1 by the borough council. If the ordinance is ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township is “going green” as the township committee established a Sustainable Montville Township Advisory Committee in February. The township is joining with almost 400 other New Jersey communities in the “Sustainable Jersey” program to try to “assure clean air and ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - Montville Township has announced that recycling pickup for Wednesday, March 7 will be canceled due to the impending snow storm. Recycling for the township will resume the regular schedule on Wednesday, March 14.      

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township High School Earth Club traveled to Woodmont Elementary School on Jan 9 as part of its Earth Day program to educate children on how to care for the planet and conserve resources. The club brings the program, now in its third year, to all the elementary ...

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