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Union County Mosquito Control Spraying for Wednesday, July 19

July 19, 2017

Please be advised, Union County Mosquito Control will be spraying for Adult Mosquito tonight, Wednesday July 19, 2017 between the hours of 7:00 P.M. and 12:00 A.M. (Weather Permitting). Check below and see if you Municipally is on the list. Any  questions or concerns, please contact the Bureau of Mosquito Control at 908-654-9873.

 

Municipalities 

Clark – Sweet ...

The Nation's First Trail Blaze For National September 11th Memorial Trail Unveiled

RANDOLPH, NJ- The entrance to the Patriots Path portion of the Randolph trail system received the prestigious recognition of marking the country’s first Trail Blaze along the new September 11th National Memorial Trail.  

“Today we are most proud of the fact that we play a role as a small part of the 1,300 mile national September 11th Memorial Trail,” said Randolph Mayor ...

Union County Freeholders Opt in to Paris Climate Agreement

UNION COUNTY, NJ - President Donald Trump may have opted out of the Paris Agreement, a global response to climate change, but the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders has opted in.

The county is the first in the state to join the We Are Still In campaign, a collection of mayors, governors, colleges, businesses and investors, who have committed to adhering to the climate ...

Union County Mosquito Control Spraying for Thursday, June 29

Union County's Mosquito Control division will be spraying for Adult Mosquitoes tonight, Thursday June 29, 2017 between the hours of 7:00 pm and 12:00 am.  For any additional information, please contact the Union County Office of Mosquito Control by calling 908-654-9873, or email them at rstrano@ucnj.org.

Here are the areas within each town that will be sprayed:

Berkeley Heights ...

Westfield High School Students Start Battery Recycling Program

WESTFIELD, NJ — Members of the Westfield High School Global Environmentalists’ Club finished the school year last week with the school’s first-ever battery recycling pickup — 67 pounds of used batteries that they had been collecting in a bin since December under the mentorship of club adviser Jane D'Alessandro.

“After making informative announcements and ...

Union County Freeholder Chair Bruce Bergen Addresses the Patriot Chamber and Discusses Flooding Issues

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Springfield resident Bruce Bergen is in his fifth year as a Freeholder and his second year as Chair. He addressed the Springfield Patriot Chamber on June 22. Specifically, he reported on the recent funding Springfield has received for infrastructure.  Since the sale of Runnells Hospital three years ago for approximately $20 million, the County has been using the proceeds to ...

Expert Gardeners Share Tips on Growing a Successful Vegetable Garden

The Rutgers Master Gardeners of Union County are on a mission to help gardens flourish all over Union County, and this summer they are offering a free Vegetable Garden Series of classes and garden tours available to all gardeners from beginner to expert. The series is held in the Union County Demonstration Garden.

The Demonstration Garden, located in Union County’s Watchung Reservation ...

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Union County Adopt-a-Park Volunteers Improve a Woodland Path

July 17, 2017

A hardworking group of volunteers from the L’Oreal campus in Berkeley Heights helped to restore a section of the Passaic River Park off Springfield Avenue earlier this summer. In concert with local volunteers from the Berkeley Heights Environmental Commission, they spread gravel and wood chips to reduce muddy conditions on sections of a trail, and they relieved some native tree saplings ...