MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The South Orange Maplewood School Districts has advised that due to inclement weather on December 3, 2019, all SOMSD schools will have a two-hour delay.

Here is other useful storm information from the two towns:

From the Township of Maplewood website:

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The Maplewood Jitney Service plans to run as scheduled.

Recycling will be picked up as scheduled. We ask that residents place their recycling at the curb and not in street as to not impede snow removal operations. 

There is no overnight parking on snow covered streets. We ask residents to move their vehicles as to not impede snow removal operations throughout the storm.

The Maplewood PD’s emergency phone number is (973) 762-1234.

From the South Orange Village website: 

Jitney service will run as scheduled. All on-street permit holders are advised to park in 3rd street garage.

If you have a fire hydrant in front of your home please keep it clearly visible and accessible as it could save your home – or even your life.

Residents are required to clear snow as best as possible from their sidewalks within 12 daylight hours following snowfall. Do not shovel snow into roadways, as it puts emergency vehicles in danger. Please be careful when shoveling and take frequent breaks.

Shoveling snow into the street is prohibited and will result in the issuance of a summons which will require a court appearance and fine.

Please do not stretch extension cords across road ways as it creates an unsafe condition for you and our emergency personnel.

Third party reporting:

Please report any power outages to PSE&G at: 1-800-436-PSEG (7734)

You can view the PSE&G outage map: http://outagecenter.pseg.com/external/default.html

Additional information:

If there are power outages, the Village asks all residents and neighborhood associations and groups to do their best to check on any residents that may be elderly or have special needs.