In brief: Mt. Hebron to get overhaul

Montclair will receive $412,754 in aid in 2020 for an overhaul of Mount Hebron Road.

Council OKs $2.4 million in spending, with $350,000 for parking decks

By LINDA MOSSmoss@montclairlocal.newsIn a lightning-quick meeting on Tuesday night, the Township Council approved more than $2.37 million in spending on nearly a half-dozen projects, including $350,000 to make repairs and improvements to the municipal...

Lewis Estates mansion fate remains unclear

By LINDA MOSS As of this middle of this week the future of the historic Lewis Estates house -- for sale for $10 or less -- remained unknown. A developer set a deadline of this Tuesday,...

Memorial Day celebrations scheduled in Montclair

Memorial Day tribute this Monday Montclair Township will hold its annual Memorial Day tribute this Monday, May 28, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Edgemont Memorial Park. In the event of rain, the...

Plastic bags could be banned in Montclair supermarkets in December

If a plastic bag ban is approved by the council on Nov. 18, it could take effect on Dec. 8.

Montclair rehires contractor for fall tree planting

The mayor and council approved a contract for fall tree planting with the landscaping company used for the last two years to plant trees along the tree belts.

Montclair gets revenue increase with new arena contract

The township will get a small increase this year, from 5 to 6 percent, in gross revenue collection from Clary Anderson Arena, in accordance with a contract awarded on Aug. 28.
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Bonsal tree clearing, Clifton sewer relocation begins

By Jaimie Julia The town of Clifton has begun felling trees on the northern edge of Alonzo F. Bonsal Preserve, beginning a year-long project to replace and relocate a sewer line in the Passaic...

Municipal tax bill to rise $81 for average homeowner

By Tina Pappas for Montclair LocalMontclair homeowners could see an 1.68 percent increase on their municipal tax bill for 2018. The council introduced the budget at the Feb. 20 council meeting. The budget is preliminary and...

In Brief: Montclair is a Jersey Healthy Town

Montclair has been designated a New Jersey “Healthy Town” by the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute.