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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Township weathers ‘bomb cyclone’ storm, mulls homeless

By LINDA MOSS and ERIN ROLL moss@montclairlocal.news roll@montclairlocal.news  In the wake of last week’s “bomb cyclone” winter storm, the township towed dozens of illegally parked vehicles, issued dozens of summonses and had to deal with water-pipe breaks...

Township finalizes deal on Midtown Parking Deck

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news The township has hammered out a financial agreement with developers for the proposed Midtown Parking Deck, paving the way for the Seymour Street redevelopment project -- meant to create an arts destination...

Upper Mountain Ave. house closer to historic landmark status

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A Upper Montclair Avenue house dating back to 1880 is well on its way to being designated a local historic landmark. On Monday night the Township Planning Board basically voted to approve the...

Microbrewery coming to Montclair’s Walnut Street

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Montclair will soon be getting its first microbrewery, which is slated to open on the restaurant-bar mecca Walnut Street this year. Montclair Brewery, owned by the local married couple Denise Ford Sawadogo and Leo...

Developers present downsized Lackawanna plan to township

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Developers on Wednesday night for the first time presented their downsized plans for Lackawanna Plaza to township zoning and planning officials, getting feedback on a preliminary site plan that will include a...

Where to keep warm in Montclair during cold snap

Those who need a place to warm up are welcome at the following locations during business hours, according to the township. The Montclair Municipal Building, 205 Claremont Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Montclair Public...

Montclair collected $28 million in prepaid 2018 taxes

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news An estimated 2,500 Montclair property owners, some waiting on a line that snaked out into the Township Municipal Complex’s parking lot last Saturday, forked over roughly $28 million during the past week...

Montclair residents flock to prepay 2018 taxes

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Claudia Erwin on Wednesday became one of the hundreds of Montclair residents who during the past week or so have trekked to the Township Tax Collector’s Office to prepay their 2018 property...

Township tax office open Saturday for prepaying taxes

The Township Tax Collector’s office will be open this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. so that property owners who want to pay their 2018 taxes in advance have additional time to do...

Township spares South Fullerton maple tree

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news It looks like residents have won their battle to save an old maple tree, which has been on South Fullerton Avenue for roughly 40 years, from being cut down by the township. Township...

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