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City of Plainfield Clarifies Info on Deer Management Program

January 9, 2018

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The City of Plainfield started the new year by launching a Deer Management Program that will continue through the Winter Bow season, concluding on Feb. 17.  The administration is now clarifying some information about the program that it says is erroneously being reported and shared among residents on social media.

There are absolutely no firearms being utilized as part ...

Morristown's Washington's Headquarters Museum Eliminates Fees for 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Beginning January 1, 2018, there will no longer be an entrance fee to visit Washington's Headquarters Museum. After analyzing the program, the park commission decided it was in the best interest for the park and the public to eliminate the $7 entrance charge.

“Our cost-benefit analysis revealed that the administrative burden of maintaining our fee program is not ...

Plainfield, Enjoy A First Day Hike to Kick off 2018

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Often, New Year's Eve gets all of the attention.  But Plainfield, do you know about First Day Hikes that take place each New Year's Day? 

Every Jan. 1, America's State Parks offer free and guided hiking events in every state across the U.S. It's a perfect way to introduce individuals and families to the outdoors, and to a healthy lifestyle.  ...

The City of Plainfield to Launch Deer Management Operation

The City of Plainfield is moving ahead with a deer management operation that will begin on January 1 and end on February 17, 2018.

The operation comes in response to numerous and sustained complaints about hazardous driving conditions, health concerns stemming from Lyme disease and gardens being decimated by an overabundant deer population. The operation will take place in the Cushing Road ...

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New Program in Union County for Environmental Action

January 12, 2018

Union County residents who are interested in tackling the environmental issues of today can join the Environmental Stewards program. Conveniently based in Westfield, the program is designed to help local residents design and execute environmental projects in their communities.

“The Environmental Stewards program brings the insights of scientists and researchers to Union County’s ...