SPARTA, NJ - Due to ongoing issues related to the winter storm, all Sparta schools will be closed today, Thursday, December 5, according to school officials.

According to the Sparta Police Department the following roads are closed:

  • West Mountain- no change/access from 94 to Greenfield okay...closed Scudders to 250 block
  • Glen Road- no change
  • Houses Corner- no change
  • Lafayette Road- passable with tree obstruction near Madison
  • Green Road- closed at Tomahawk for wires, signs out.
  • McCloud- no change, trees cut, lines still down
  • Fox Ridge- no change
  • Fox Hollow- no change
  • Balsam Pkwy- passable with one lane
  • West Shore trail- no change, passable by local traffic
  • Sawmill/Maria Drive- large tree, live wires. Jcp&l on scene monitoring live wire.
  • Carriage House Road- closed by entrance to Stonehedge, trees down
  • Columbus- still one lane due to overhanging tree
  • East Shore Trail- closed Glenside to Beach 6 for trees, Jcp&L on scene monitoring live wire.
  • Hilltop Drive - Passable with one lane due to wire down.