SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains Council recognized Ken Shatten at its Tuesday , Jan. 21, 2020 meeting for his long service to the community as property manager of the Scotch Plains Senior Housing Corporation.

Since the first resident moved into the building when it was erected 26 years ago, the Scotch Plains Senior Housing building has housed hundreds of Scotch Plains residents. Under Mr. Shatten's tenure, Scotch Plains Senior Housing has received numerous grants to improve the quality of life for the residents.

Mr. Shatten has also been applauded for his responsiveness to the tenants and his commitment for keeping them informed by holding periodic tenant meetings and updating them of community events. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily local news source. Sign up for our free daily eNewsletter and “Like” us on Facebook and Twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.