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Planning Board: Demo review law too far reaching

Planning board members are concerned that a demolition-review law could go too far in including houses that are not necessarily historic.

Nishuane development proposal causes Superfund contamination questions to resurface

A proposal to subdivide a lot into three in order to build two new homes on Nishuane Road has neighbors questioning not only tree loss and lot density, but also potential environmental issues on the property, which neighbors a former Superfund site.

House razed last week was never issued demo permit

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsContractors who began razing a Central Avenue home last week without a permit have been issued a stop work order, violations and fines, according to township officials.No demolition permit was issued...

Shultz House listed for sale with asking price of $1.449M

Evergreen, the Charles Shultz home, will be listed for sale this Friday, according to Montclair History Center officials who are stewards of the century-old home at 30 North Mountain Ave. The asking price is $1.449 million.

Lackawanna developers: Suit will delay Montclair’s new supermarket

Lackawanna developers have issued a statement on the Lackawanna suit.
Seymour

Two lots to be closed near Wellmont Theater

Two municipal lots will close during construction in the area of the Wellmont Theater for the Seymour Street redevelopment project. South Willow Street Lot was closed last week and South Fullerton East Lot will...
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Residents fight plans for Forest Street restaurant

 By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair LocalFollowing months of back and forth with the Montclair Zoning Board of Adjustment and informal meetings with neighbors, developer Steven Plofker obtained approval in December to turn a 497 square...
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Will development put a burden on our schools?

Is the development boom in Montclair going to bring a sizable number of new students into the district, which, in turn, could create a need for more facilities?

Montclair church looking to give away a house for free before it’s razed

The Redeemer Church of Montclair is giving away a home, with one caveat — you have to move it. 
MChotel

Town stops MC Hotel rooftop construction

By Jaimie Julia Winters  winters@montclairlocal.newsRooftop construction at the MC Hotel has been halted after the town discovered that mechanicals had been placed in an area not approved by the town.“There is an issue that mechanical...