D’Agostino Lawsuit Still Not Settled 11 Months After Court Signs Off

Published: September 4, 2014
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D'Agostino Lawsuit Still Not Settled 11 Months After Court Signs Off  | read this item

A month short of a year after a Union County Superior Court Judge signed off on Docket UNN-L-001903-10, effectively closing the case, and a copy of a handwritten agreement submitted to the courts, the case of D’Agostino vs. Roselle Park has not been resolved by the municipality’s governing body. The lawsuit was brought against the municipality […]

Governing Body Looking To Pass Bulk “A La Carte” Pickup Service

Published: September 4, 2014
Governing Body Looking To Pass Bulk "A La Carte" Pickup Service  | read this item

Roselle Park’s governing body introduced an ordinance to establish an ‘a la carte’ bulk pickup service at the August 21st Mayor & Council meeting. Ordinance 2414 will set a fee schedule for 11 eleven items – with two of them – furniture and windows – having separate fees for sub-types. A price breakdown is listed […]

August Due Date On Property Tax Bill Incorrect

Published: July 25, 2014
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August Due Date On Property Tax Bill Incorrect  | read this item

The annual notice sent to property owners with their 2014/2015 tax bill had two dates in August which are both incorrect. The original due date was Friday, August 1st. The second due date, which is August 22nd, is also a Friday. Borough Hall is closed on Fridays for the summer. The new due date for […]

Community Watch Meeting August 6th

Published: July 17, 2014
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A Community Watch meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, August 6th, at Borough Hall at 7 in the evening. This is the third such meeting to be scheduled this year although it is only the seventh since 2007; the last one in April of 2012 with none being held in 2013. The meeting will, according to […]

“Easy Fitness” Not Considered Health Club By DCA

Published: July 11, 2014
"Easy Fitness" Not Considered Health Club By DCA  | read this item

The legal fight between the municipality and Regina Mendes-Doman and “Easy Fitness with Jeannie” continues, even after its doors have been closed during an appeal filed by Mrs. Mendes-Doman, to have the Municipal Land Use Board’s (MLUB) denial of her application reversed. The latest chapter had the Division of Consumer Affairs (DCA) rule – after responding […]

Casano Center Open As Cooling Station

Published: July 2, 2014
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Casano Center Open As Cooling Station  | read this item

In response to the hot weather forecast over the next few days, the Casano Community Center will be open as a cooling station today – July 2nd – and Wednesday, July 3rd, from 9 a.m. till 8 in the evening. The Casano Community Center is located at 314 Chestnut Street and anyone needing more information […]

Spring Toys Repaired. Acker Park Re-Opens.

Published: July 1, 2014
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Spring Toys Repaired. Acker Park Re-Opens.  | read this item

After being closed for a few days last week, Acker Park is once again open with the two front spring toys back in place. The spring toys had been removed to have them repaired. The park was closed in order to set the concrete base, re-install the rides, and let them settle.

ERS May Return As Recycler Due To Governing Body Breach Of Contract

Published: June 29, 2014
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ERS May Return As Recycler Due To Governing Body Breach Of Contract  | read this item

After the closed session of the Regular meeting of Mayor & Council on June 19th, Mayor Accardi, after initially stating there was nothing to disclose then being advised by Borough Attorney Richard Huxford, announced, “We did receive the Court’s decision and the decision was that we need to allow Equipment Rental back on the job to […]

Two Library Board Seats Vacant

Published: June 29, 2014
Two Library Board Seats Vacant  | read this item

The resignation of both Karl Ardler and Ann Hebbe from the Roselle Park Veterans Memorial Library Board of Trustees has opened up two seats to join the Library Board. Karl Ardler was just appointed for a four-year term that will end on December 31, 2017. Ann Hebbe was appointed in 2011 to complete the unexpired […]

Stender Lawsuit Settled For $65,000

Published: June 28, 2014
Stender Lawsuit Settled For $65,000  | read this item

The governing body approved to settled a lawsuit brought about by Roselle Park Municipal Court Administrator Maria Stender, who sued the municipality for violating the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The settlement amount was $65,000. Ms. Stender, who is currently Roselle Park’s Court Administrator and will be retiring at the end of this month, filed […]

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