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Friday, December 15, 2017

Plofker details plans for townhouses on First Congregational site

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Saying that the township needs quality housing for empty-nesters, local developer Steven Plofker on Wednesday night outlined his proposal to build four high-end townhouses on a parcel of land he plans to...

Montclair to start accepting 5 plastics for recycling

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news It’s a happy day for Montclair residents who have been throwing out their yogurt cups and other plastics that aren’t marked with a 1 or 2. Starting on Monday, Nov. 6, residents will...

Council hears plan for four-story Glenridge Avenue parking deck

By Elizabeth Oguss Oguss@montclairlocal.news The Township Planning Board on Monday night gave mixed, but overall positive, reviews to preliminary plans for the Midtown Parking Deck, a four-story facility with 315 parking spaces that will replace an...

Montclair launches new town website, alert system

Montclair Township launched its newly-redesigned website today with a new, more modern look and feel; a user-friendly platform for residents, businesses and visitors and a responsive design which allows users to engage with the...

Montclair schools, township hold panel talk on education budget process

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Board of Education, in partnership with state and township elected officials, conducted a panel talk on the school budget process at Trinity Presbyterian Church Monday night. The panelists included State Sen....

Township to require new businesses to get zoning permits

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news New businesses that want to open up shop in Montclair will have to obtain a zoning permit first from the township under a proposed amendment to municipal codes. The Township Council earlier this...

Planning Board to review plans for Midtown Parking Deck

BY LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news The Township Planning Board is scheduled next week to review plans for the Midtown Parking Deck, a four-story facility with 315 parking spaces that will replace an existing municipal surface lot. The deck...

Council shoots down request to close Montclair Ave. on Halloween

By ERIN ROLL and LINDA MOSS roll@montclairlocal.news moss@montclairlocal.news Pleading that their street attracts more than 3,000 trick-or-treaters each year, a group of Montclair Avenue residents went to the Township Council Tuesday night to ask that their street...

Council votes to lower Grove St. speed limit to 30 mph

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news In a narrow vote after much debate, the Township Council introduced an ordinance Tuesday night that will reduce the speed limit on Grove Street, where a pedestrian was struck and killed this...

Edgemont Park set for nearly $900,000 revamp

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Edgemont Park’s nearly $900,000 makeover will include new matching benches and lights, widened paths and a new entrance driveway for the on-premise shelter building. The planned work will make the 15.5-acre park “more...

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