Become a Member

Montclair Local is now a nonprofit charity. Your support can make us stronger. Click here to become a member.

Lackawanna developers: Suit will delay Montclair’s new supermarket

Lackawanna developers have issued a statement on the Lackawanna suit.

More Montclair lots slated for subdividing

Two property owners seeking approvals to subdivide their lots — one on Upper Mountain and the other on High Street — were told to come back to the planning board on Aug. 12.

Montclair’s new hotel opening, Orange Road reopening postponed

Scheduled to open July 18, MC hotel officials are now looking at an August date.

Park Street dentist wants to expand offices, residence

A Montclair dentist wants zoning board approval to expand his dental practice and residence.

Sculpture removal, tree loss concerns raised with outdoor expansion

Montclair Art Museum officials have plans to upgrade its grounds.

Church officials, neighbors concerned with Church St. development

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsRev. Scott Sammler-Michael is not necessarily worried so much about the traffic, the parking problems or the density a new 74-housing unit set to break ground soon next to his church...

Subdivision proposed for High Street

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsA developer is seeking a subdivision approval for a 0.72-acre lot at 96 High St. Platinum Interiors LLC has plans to subdivide a contiguous lot between High Street and Nishuane Road into...

Vinyl siding battle: Lawyer questions Historic Preservation Commission’s power

 BY KELLY NICHOLAIDES for Montclair LocalVinyl siding is a deal breaker on homes in “potential” historic Montclair areas, even if the structures may have no historical value, critics of land-use oversight agencies say. The owner of...
Lackawanna

Residents file suit against planning board over Lackawanna redevelopment

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsA group of Montclairites has filed a lawsuit against the Montclair Planning Board and the township over its approval of the Lackawanna Plaza redevelopment.The suit was filed today, Friday, June...

Town ready to approve 74 units for Church Street

BY JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS winters@montclairlocal.newsThe town is close to accepting an agreement to redevelop the former Hahne’s parking lot on Church Street into 74 units of housing and retail space.The mayor and council are expected...