Hillside payroll

Hillside council doesn’t pay Montclair councilman, accuses him of ‘no-show job’

Montclair's David Cummings is caught up in a dispute over payroll in Hillside, where he works part-time doing township public relations.

Landscapers say new Montclair leaf blower restrictions violate 1990s settlement

Landscapers also accused the Montclair Township Council of catering to a “minority” of residents who find leaf blowers annoying.

As leaf blower restrictions advance, some worry about effect on industry

Montclairians will get 75 fewer days of leaf blower noise invading their backyards and permeating their homes if the Township Council gives final approval to an ordinance introduced earlier this month.
Taxes

COVID-19 and your tax appeal — Rising house prices could affect chances in Montclair

Homeowners might have a harder time this year winning appeals due to a rise in housing prices. 

Don’t park on Montclair streets yet — you could be ticketed or towed Tuesday

Parking on snow-covered street is prohibited in Montclair. The prohibition remains in effect for a period of 12 hours after snowfall has stopped.

New leaf blower ordinance to be heard on Tuesday

Montclair’s Township Council is expected Tuesday to vote on an ordinance that would restrict gas leaf blower usage.

Montclair rent control headed back to court

A judge has granted yet another stay on Montclair’s Rent Control ordinance.

Mayor: Even in a year of COVID, Montclair’s spirit unbroken

Montclair Mayor Sean Spiller delivered his State of the Township address Tuesday night at that evening's township council meeting.

Celebrating rent control win on Church Street (Photos, Video)

Rent control proponents celebrated on Church Street on Saturday, Jan. 16.

Montclair has rent control after judge’s ruling

Rent control can go into effect in Montclair without first going to voters, an Essex County judge decided Friday, Jan. 15.