rent control

Montclair rent control closer to going to referendum

As the pandemic moves into August and housing advocates say 40 percent of New Jerseyans will not make rent this month, the debate of rent stabilization persists here in Montclair.

Montclair property taxes due Aug. 1

After Montclair extended the deadline for property tax payments last quarter by one month, that will not be the case for payments due in August.

Planning Board members switch stance on bike paths in Montclair

The Montclair Planning Board has yet to decide if the biking elements of the SAFE Streets plan should be incorporated into the township’s master plan.

Push for pedestrian safety; biking to be dealt with later

The Montclair Planning Board has recommended that pedestrian-only elements of the SAFE Streets plan be included in the township’s master plan.   

Governor swears in Montclair’s new mayor

Gov. Phil Murphy was a special guest in Montclair today, swearing in Sean Spiller as Montclair’s next mayor.

In Brief: Montclair’s new council sworn in on July 1

The new Township Council will be sworn in on July 1.

Judge denies injunction to postpone July 1 swearing in of Montclair’s new council

Montclair’s swearing-in of its new mayor and council will take place on July 1 as planned.

Baskerville, 14 residents file suit seeking ballot count of rejected votes

Fifteen Montclair residents, including mayoral candidate Renee Baskerville, have filed a complaint asking Essex County officials to count every vote they received in Montclair’s mail-in-only municipal election last month.

Judge denies town’s request to dissolve rent control stay, referendum petition launched

A motion by the township to dissolve a temporary stay on the newly approved rent-control ordinance has been denied.