Postponed Development Application Hearing Is Scheduled For Monday, June 27th

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Published: June 24, 2016
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Postponed Development Application Hearing Is Scheduled For Monday, June 27th  | read this item

A hearing before the Municipal Land Use Board (MLUB) on a large proposed development along Westfield Avenue is scheduled to be heard Monday night at 7 p.m. at borough hall. This important meeting is for both the preliminary and final site plan which means that if it approved, the development will be able to begin. […]

Library Books Can Now Be Taken Out For 28 Days. New Books For 14 Days.

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Published: June 21, 2016
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Library Books Can Now Be Taken Out For 28 Days. New Books For 14 Days.  | read this item

As one of her final duties at the Roselle Park Veterans Memorial Library, director Susan Calantone asked the Library Board to extend the borrowing period for new books and all other books. During the June 15th Library Board of Trustees meeting, Ms. Calantone explained that most other libraries in the area as well as members […]

Site Plan Application For Meridia On June 13th

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Published: June 11, 2016
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Site Plan Application For Meridia On June 13th  | read this item

The Municipal Land use Board (MLUB) will have on its regular meeting’s agenda for Monday, June 13th, the application for site plan approval for Meridia On Westfield. The developer, Meridia – a Capodagli Property Company (CPC) – was formally appointed the conditional redeveloper at the special June 8, 2016 Mayor & Council meeting after the […]

Council Approves Redevelopment Plan Ordinance And Formally Appoints Developer

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Published: June 9, 2016
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Council Approves Redevelopment Plan Ordinance And Formally Appoints Developer  | read this item

At last night’s special meeting, council approved Ordinance 2463, which is the Redevelopment Plan for Block 314, Lots 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12. The plan is the framework of what can go on the properties that used to be Domani’s Restaurant along with five other properties. This ordinance was heard at a special […]

Failed Ordinance Raises Questions On Pay-To-Play Contribution Limits

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Published: June 8, 2016
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Failed Ordinance Raises Questions On Pay-To-Play Contribution Limits  | read this item

An ordinance that was included in the agenda for the June 2, 2016 Mayor & Council meeting but never got past introduction raises questions on one councilman’s motives about local campaign contribution limits and the effectiveness of the original ordinance. Ordinance 2464, which was ambiguously titled “AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING N.J.S.A. 19:44A-1 ET SEQ. AND REPEALING […]

DPW Building Bids Rejected

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Published: June 8, 2016
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DPW Building Bids Rejected  | read this item

The interconnected process of addressing senior citizen housing and the moving of the Department of Public Works (DPW) to a new building has hit another setback. Resolution 145-16 on the June 2, 2016 Mayor & Council meeting agenda rejected all bids for the proposed new DPW building which would be located at the corner of […]

2016 Summer Bulk Pick-Up List Of Acceptable Items

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Published: June 8, 2016
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2016 Summer Bulk Pick-Up List Of Acceptable Items  | read this item

The list of items acceptable for 2016’s bulk pick-up has been released by the municipality. The list, for the most part, is the same as in recent years. The most notable removal from the acceptable list this year are paint cans which has been added to the unacceptable list. Latex paint can be disposed of […]

MLUB Approves Westfield Avenue Redevelopment Plan Ordinance

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Published: June 8, 2016
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MLUB Approves Westfield Avenue Redevelopment Plan Ordinance  | read this item

On Monday night, the Municipal Land Use Board (MLUB) unanimously voted to approve the recommended development plan ordinance for the area along West Westfield Avenue that includes the former Domani’s Restaurant along with five other properties. In a special meeting called just to hear the application, Anthony Kurus from Neglia Engineering – the municipality’s engineering […]

June 16, 2016 Mayor & Council Meeting: One For The History Books

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Published: June 3, 2016
June 16, 2016 Mayor & Council Meeting: One For The History Books  | read this item

Subsequent articles will provide more detail but last night’s Mayor & Council meeting was one filled with important topics and issues regarding Roselle Park’s present, past, and future. Some of the many highlights are summarized below. After a long absence, the governing body brought back “Business Of The Month” and made Joe’s Rotisseria June’s BOTM. […]

Library Director Susan Calantone Resigns

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Published: June 3, 2016
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Library Director Susan Calantone Resigns  | read this item

Roselle Park Veterans Memorial Library director Susan Calantone submitted her resignation yesterday, giving a little over three weeks notice. Ms. Calantone has been the borough’s Library Director for 12 years. She was appointed the position in April of 2004. Her resignation is to take effect on Friday, June 24, 2016. A statement from Ms. Calantone […]

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