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Springfield Environmental Commission: Amazon HQ2 Proposal, Successful Quarry Walk & Idling

November 20, 2017

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – During the Environmental Commission meeting Springfield’s proposal for Amazon’s second head quarter building was discussed.  It is one of 238 such proposals and as part of the bid, the Amazon Hub would be in Newark.  According to Township Committeewoman Geri Ann Bujnowski, the proposed headquarter location is near the Houdaille Quarry and would have ...

Springfield Township Committee Meeting: Public Safety Openings to be Filled, Pool Update, Residents Complain about Parking at Roessner Field

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - A celebration began the Township Committee meeting Monday night with a proclamation read by Deputy Mayor Vassallo honoring Ronnie Mitnitsky for 50 years of service as an auxiliary police officer.  Officer Mitnitsky put in 10,000 volunteer hours of service.  He retired as a Corporal.  In his own words Ronnie said, “In 50 years I did everything… walked ...

Touring the Fourth Oldest House in Springfield: The Swaim Homestead

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Anthony Ott and his wife Carol live at 231 South Springfield Avenue in Springfield.  They have a passion for restoring historic homes.  When they bought their current home it was considered a "tear down".  However, the Ott’s made the decision to restore the historic home with a few concessions to modern day conveniences. Anthony is clearly proud of ...

Hillsborough: Landmark Water Tower Along Route 206 Torn Down and Dismantled

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – Looming over the former GSA complex along Route 206 since World War II, the water storage tower had grown obsolete years ago.

It had always been a roost for pigeons, hawks and other birds of prey, affording an expansive view of the township, nearby Manville and beyond. In more recent years, it had sprouted an odd assortment of satellite dishes and repeaters used by ...

Springfield Board of Education Studies Preparation of Tree Top Property for Possible Sale to County or Land Bank as Open Space Area

SPRINGFIELD, NJ—The township board of education outlined for the school board on Monday a proposal to conduct environmental mediation and monitoring on the nine-acre Tree Top Property in preparation for its possible sale as open space to Union County or a privately-operated land bank aimed at nature conservation.

The property, near the intersection of Tree Top Drive and Skylark Road, ...

Bramnick Holds Q & A, Advises Cranford Residents Against 750 Walnut to Hire Legal Counsel

CRANFORD, NJ – Assemblyman Jon Bramnick (R-21) encouraged residents against high density housing developments to hire land use attorneys during Wednesday night’s forum.

Mayor Thomas Hannen Jr. and Commissioners Mary O’Connor and Andis Kalnins joined approximately 40 Cranford residents in the private room of Kilkenny House to discuss the issue, namely Hartz Mountain’s ...

Rich In History- Elizabeth Sites Share the Spotlight in County’s Four Centuries in a Weekend Event

ELIZABETH, NJ –Take a walk through history at Union County’s annual civic heritage event, “Four Centuries in a Weekend: A Journey through Union County’s History” on Saturday, October 21 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, October 22 from noon to 5:00 p.m.

Sponsored by the County Board of Chosen Freeholders, along with staff and volunteers at 35 historic ...

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