Government

May 18, 2020

SPRINGFIELD, NJ — As part of a roadwork project, Union County will be performing milling and paving on Mountain Avenue from Briar Hill Circle to Caldwell Place, resulting in road closures for the next several days. The responsibility of paving Mountain Avenue falls to the county, because the ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — After months of positive tests and more than a dozen deaths, the past week marked a major step forward for the Township of Springfield. As of Sunday afternoon, for the fourth day in a row, Springfield had no new cases of COVID-19. The latest marks keep the town's total at 213 ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — Yesterday afternoon, as part of the regular announcements from the Township of Springfield, mayor Chris Capodice announced a major milestone in the fight against COVID-19. "As of this email Springfield had NO NEW cases of COVID-19, since the start of this pandemic, keeping our ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In an update yesterday afternoon Springfield Mayor Chris Capodice announced the death of four more Springfield residents from COVID-19. "It is with great sadness that we report that four residents have passed within the last few days," Capodice said. The victims were three ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In the latest update from the township, Springfield Mayor Chris Capodice provide the latest local, county and statewide tallies of COVID-19, as well as a new visualization of the case breakdown in Springfield. As of yesterday's message, Springfield had one new case of COVID-19, ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — As of yesterday afternoon, Mayor Chris Capodice and the Township of Springfield released the latest totals for COVID-19 at the local, county and state level. As of yesterday's message, Springfield has three new cases of COVID-19, totaling 154 positive tests and 3 ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — The latest message from Springfield Mayor Chris Capodice yesterday afternoon updated the latest COVID-19 totals at the local, county and state level, as well as additional information regarding the testing center at Kean University and a new tax deadline. As of ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — An afternoon of recognition for the life of a Springfield icon occurred on Tuesday, as members of the Springfield first responder community gathered for a salute to Officer Ronnie Mitnitsky, who passed away last week from coronavirus. Mitnitsky had been honored by the township ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In the latest update from the township, Springfield Mayor Chris Capodice updated residents on the case totals in Springfield, Union County and the State of New Jersey. As of yesterday's message, Springfield had 16 new cases of COVID-19, totaling 150 positive tests and 3 ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Yesterday afternoon, Springfield Mayor Christopher Capodice rovided the latest update on COVID-19 cases in town, as well as other important pieces of information surrounding the pandemic. As of yesterday's message, Springfield had 8 new cases of COVID-19, totaling 134 positive ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — Yesterday afternoon, Springfield Mayor Chris Capodice released an updated count of the number of COVID-19 cases in Springfield, Union County and New Jersey. The update read: As of this message, Springfield had 7 new cases of COVID-19, totalling 119 positive tests and 3 ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In the latest update from the Township of Springfield, Mayor Chris Capodice shared the latest figures on cases in Springfield. Capodice's letter is below: As of this message, Springfield had 7 new cases of COVID-19, totaling 112 positive tests and 3 deaths. Union County has ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In what has become a regular update, Springfield Mayor Chris Capodice announced the number of cases and deaths in Springfield, Union County and New Jersey, as well as an update on all three executive orders singed by Governor Phil Murphy. The message is as follows:  As of ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In an email blast yesterday afternoon, Springfield mayor Chris Capodice provided the latest statistics on coronavirus cases in the town, county and state. As of Monday's message, Springfield had 9 new cases of COVID-19, totaling 90 positive tests and 1 death. Union County ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In a pair of updates, Springfield Mayor Chris Capodice announced the latest information on the spread of COVID-19, as the township shared an open letter informing residents about the policies surrounding the upcoming town-wide revaluation. As of yesterday's message from the ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — in the second of what looks to become a regular series of videos, Springfield mayor Chris Capodice spoke by phone with Union County freeholder Chair Al Mirabella yesterday afternoon. Capodice's previous Facebook live video had been a conversation with the Township of ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — This afternoon, Springfield Mayor Chris Capodice will hold a Facebook live interview with Union County Freeholder Chair Al Mirabella. So far during the coronavirus pandemic, Capodice had previously done another Facebook live interview, with township health officer Mike ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In a message yesterday afternoon, Springfield mayor Chris Capodice updated residents on the latest local, county and state data for coronavirus cases. As of Sunday's update, Springfield had three new cases of COVID-19, totaling 24 positive tests and 1 death. Union County had 71 ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — Tuesday evening, members of the Springfield Township Committee spoke on the topic of COVID-19, and heard from town officials and business leaders about the game plan to deal with the pandemic that has effectively brought life in Springfield to a standstill. Re-watch the meeting ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In his latest update to township residents, Springfield Mayor Chris Capodice updated residents on the total cases in Springfield and Union County, as well as information from the governor and other important information. As of the most recent message, Springfield has six ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — Yesterday afternoon, Springfield Township shared a post detailing the signing of a Proclamation of Local Emergency. The proclamation was signed into effect by Springfield Mayor Christopher Capodice and Springfield Office of Emergency Management Coordinator Scott Seidel. The ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ —At tonight's Springfield Township Committee meeting, Professional Property Appraisal Inc., the company hired by Springfield to perform the mandated revaluation will be hosting a presentation for residents. During the presentation, Professional Property Appraisal Inc. will be ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — After a report from a constituent complaining about long wait times for their child at the Springfield Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), Assemblyman Jon Bramnick (LD-21), whose state district includes Springfield and surrounding towns is looking to take action. In a post on ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ —Later this month, Professional Property Appraisal Inc., the company hired by Springfield to perform the mandated revaluation will be hosting a presentation for residents. The presentation will take place on Tuesday, March 10 at 7:00 p.m. at the regular meeting of the Township ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — The second workshop meeting under the revamped format brought the topic of redevelopment to the forefront, as town residents heard more from experts regarding three major construction projects in town. Watch the video of the presentation here. The three projects in question ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — Here are some announcements you need to know from this week's township committee meeting: - All township offices will be closed for President's Day on Monday, Feb. 17. This also includes the library, which announced the closure on their Facebook page. - As part of the town's ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In a departure from the normal run of events, members of the Springfield community attended last night's township committee workshop meeting, for a new format that allowed them to voice their opinions on a current subject. As part of a change to the format of the meetings, the ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — Starting with this month's workshop meeting, the Springfield Township Committee is looking to drive dialogue and participation among residents. The new format for the workshop meetings will begin with today's meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Town Hall. According to a post on the ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - As part of Tuesday's Springfield Township Committee meeting, the committee approved the purchase of a Pierce 1500 GPM Pumper Truck for the town's fire department. The purchase took its first step back in November with initial approval from the township committee. Following ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In anticipation of a New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) project scheduled to start in later this decade, the township hosted an information presentation at the municipal building from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. yesterday afternoon. The plan is to replace the bridge ...

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