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September 27, 2022

THE Regular Meeting WILL BEGIN AT 7:30 PM Regular Meeting of Town Council Tuesday, September 27, 2022 Statement of Compliance with Open Public Meetings Act A. Call to Order/Statement of Compliance B. Roll-Call C. Moment of Silence D. Pledge of Allegiance E. Consent Agenda 1.

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  The Township of Morris will be holding an Online Auction of the surplus of personal property no longer needed for public use. Items inlude a Ford Escape, a GMC 2500 4x4, a trailer and more. To view all items for sale, click HERE   Read more: VFW Sets Information ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ — U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) led a bipartisan group of 43 colleagues in sending a bicameral letter to President Joe Biden to urge him to issue a Major Disaster Declaration for all of Puerto Rico’s municipalities in response to Hurricane Fiona. Just days before the fifth ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Board of Education member Meredith Davidson outlined several exciting events and activities on the docket for the Morristown High School as they prepare to celebrate the consolidated district’s 50th anniversary during what was otherwise an uneventful first Board meeting of the year ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ -  The deadline for the Morris County Small Business Grant Program is September 30.  All applications must be submitted by Friday September 30. The grant aids local small companies, entrepreneurs and non-profits impacted by the pandemic. Since February, the program has provided ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown Council authorized the purchase of the old Post Office on Morris Street during the Sept. 13 meeting. The $3 million purchase will require several months of environmental, structural and other important studies, referred to as studies of “due diligence” by Jillian ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Town of Morristown has announced that there is currently a vacancy on the Boards and Commissions. The positions looking to be filled is for the Morristown Zoning Board of Adjustment. One (1) Regular member- unexpired term (exp. 12/31/25). Deadline to apply is October 11, ...

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NEW JERSEY-  Consistent with the order from President Joe Biden, New Jersey will be lowering flags to half staff in honor of Queen Elizabeth II until sunset on the day of her interment. "What a tremendous life she lived", said Governor Murphy. The NJ Governor has also ordered flags to fly at ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  Morris Township Environmental Commission will be holding a panel discussion on Energy Aggregation for Morris Township. The discussion will take place in person at the municipal building and over Zoom, tonight, September 8 at 7pm. The panel of industry experts will discuss ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The average price for a gallon of gas in New Jersey dropped 12 cents from last week to today’s price of $3.81 ($3.93). The average price in the Garden State is 50 cents cheaper than a month ago ($4.31), but still 60 cents more than this day a year ago ($3.21). New Jersey’s ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  September is the last month for Curbside Containerized Yardwaste Collection in Morris Township. The collection will take place on Saturday, Sept 10 for Zone 1 and Saturday, Sept 17 for Zone 2.  Residents my place grass clippings, leaves and yard waste in 32 gallon standard ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Town of Morristown will be going through a Revaluation. Residents with questions can tune in to a Virtual Information Session on September 15 at 7pm via Zoom. The presentation will review the same information that was expressed during the July 27 in person session.  The ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  An emergency water main repair will take place today, August 25 beginning at 4pm at Washington Street and Atno Avenue, announced town officials. Motorists should expect detours and road closures. Police will be on the scene to help motorists navigate the closures.    

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Motorists should be aware that tonight, Friday August 19, I-287 northbound Exit 39 ramp to Route 10 westbound wil be closed and detoured for paving and concrete deck repairs. Beginning at 9 p.m. tonight, until 5 a.m., Saturday, August 20, NJDOT’s contractor, Mount ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Here are the highlights of the August 17th Zoning Meeting. Three of the five applications on the docket were not heard. The Board weighed dismissing without prejudice Appeal # 2490, a proposal by Co Home to convert an existing detached garage into a residential unit, which has ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Once again, the Morristown Town Council meeting was a hectic one, with plenty of public input and varied topics - however, there was one topic missing. Morristown will not be moving ahead with its proposed ban on gas-powered leaf blowers, at least for the time being, Stefan ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - The August 15 Morris Township Planning Board meeting saw the first major Planning Board meeting return completely in person. According to the Board, this return was planned several months ahead, and the Board is well aware of any possible developments in COVID-19. The Planning ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Town of Morristown will be going through a Revaluation. Residents with questions can tune in to a Virtual Information Session on September 15 at 7pm via Zoom. The presentation will review the same information that was expressed during the July 27 in person session.  The ...

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WEST POINT, N.Y. –A cadet from Morris Plains was  accompanied by NJ State Assemblyman Brian Bergen on their 12 mile pre-dawn March Back which was the final leg of their six-week basic training program called the "Beast". The cadet was Molly Webber of Morris Plains. Assemblyman Brian Bergen ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Here are the highlights of the August 3 Zoning meeting. Appeal # 2478 was withdrawn. With this appeal, John McMadden was requesting Major Site Plan with C & D Variances in conjunction with the proposed second principal structure at 1 Atno Avenue. McMadden is seemingly ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ — With heat index values projected between 95 and 104 degrees Thursday, the National Weather Service has issued both a heat advisory and an air quality alert for the region. The heat advisory remains in effect from 11 a.m. Thursday to 8 p.m. Thursday, and the air quality alert ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  A Heat Advisory is in effect for the Morris County area on August 4. To combat the heat, the Town of Morristown has opened a Cooling Center at Town Hall, 200 South Street. The cooling center will be open, Wednesday August 3 through Friday August 5. The center will be open from ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Residents of Morristown were privy to a revaluation meeting at the Town Council hall July 27. According to Appraisal Systems vice president Rob Brescia, who put on the Presentation, the revaluation is being done to ensure everyone in Morristown pays their fair share. The market ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Here are the highlights of the July 20 Zoning Board meeting. The first major topic of the night was the Morristown Field Club’s expansion. The Club is seeking  Major Site Plan Approval with C & D Variances for expansion of the existing tennis Club and associated ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  As temperatures climb into the mid to upper 90's, the Town of Morristown has opened a Cooling Center at Town Hall, 200 South Street. The cooling center will be open, Tuesday July 19 through Friday July 22 from 8:30am - 4:30pm. The National Weather Service is expecting ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Thirty historic preservation grants were approved by the Board of County Commissioners. The grants, totaling $2.65 million will go to preserve and protect 30 historic sites in Morris County.  Of those approved, seven are in Morristown and two are in Morris Township. The grant ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Attention motorists! Morris Street and Spring Street will be closed from Friday July 15 at 7pm through Sunday July 17 at 3pm, announced town officials. The  closures will be conducted to create the new roundabout. Vehicular traffic and pedestrian access will be maintained to ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -- A Mobile DMV Unit, in partnership with Asseblywoman Aura K. Dunn, will be coming to Morris Township Thursday July 28 from 10 am to 2pm. The DMV Unit will be stationed at the Cornine Athletic Complex/Streeter Pool which is on the corner of Inamere Road and Sussex Avenue. In ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Flags will be flown at half staff in Madison and on Federal Government buildings throughout the United States through July 9, announced President Biden. The designation comes out of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of gun violence perpetrated on our Independence Day, ...

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NEW JERSEY- Fourteen community projects will be funded by the House Appropriations Committee for the 2023, announced Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11). “I am proud to announce that 14 Community Projects I submitted on behalf of NJ-11 are moving forward in this year’s budget process", said ...

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