Resolution 342-18: The Permanent Appointment Of Michele LoManto As Clean Communities Coordinator

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Published: December 20, 2018
Resolution 342-18: The Permanent Appointment Of Michele LoManto As Clean Communities Coordinator  | read this item

At the December 6th Mayor & Council meeting, Resolution 342-18, which would permanently appoint Michele McGlynn LoManto as Roselle Park’s Clean Coordinator, brought out the politics which – if not kept in check by residents – will become the environment in which municipal government is going function in 2019. The appointment of the Clean Communities […]

MLUB Adjourns Ryan Property Redevelopment Hearing Till 2019

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Published: December 20, 2018
MLUB Adjourns Ryan Property Redevelopment Hearing Till 2019  | read this item

The Municipal Land Use Board (MLUB) unanimously voted to adjourn the redevelopment determination hearing for what is locally known as the Ryan property until next year. For decades, the area along West Lincoln Avenue next to the Roselle Park New Jersey Transit train station between Chestnut Street and Locust Street has been an interest by […]

Ordinance 2559: $160K For Bandstand & Rec Purchases

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Published: December 19, 2018
Ordinance 2559: $160K For Bandstand & Rec Purchases  | read this item

Six purchases totalling $160,000 are on tomorrow night’s agenda. The items are for a bandstand, trees, a bicycle initiative, and recreational baseball, basketball & volleyball equipment. Four months ago the governing body applied for a $77,070 matching 2018 Union County Kids Recreation Trust Fund Grant which would have the municipality pay the other half of the $154,140 […]

Hunter Redevelopment Plan To Be Voted On In 2019

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Published: December 18, 2018
Hunter Redevelopment Plan To Be Voted On In 2019  | read this item

Even though the Municipal Land Use Board (MLUB) last Monday addressed, for the second time, the recommendations that it sent to council last month regarding the master plan for what is locally known as the Hunter property, the West Webster Avenue Area 1 Redevelopment Plan will be voted on by council next year. The Hunter […]

Ordinance 2558: Roselle Park Green Team

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Published: December 18, 2018
Ordinance 2558: Roselle Park Green Team  | read this item

The creation of the Roselle Park Green Team will be voted on through Ordinance 2558 by the governing body. A Green Team is a requirement of the Sustainable Jersey certification program which was started this year by council. The certification is awarded in various levels by a nonprofit organization that provides tools, training and financial […]

Special Meeting On 19th To Interview For More Professional Services

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Published: December 17, 2018
Special Meeting On 19th To Interview For More Professional Services  | read this item

A second special meeting this month will interview and negotiate with those wishing to provide professional services to the borough for 2019. The first one earlier this month interviewed six positions. Wednesday night’s interview will have eight (8) professionals sitting with the governing body; two interviews will have the bidders for the municipal prosecutor and […]

Ordinance 2557: The Hiring Of Borough Employees

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Published: December 17, 2018
Ordinance 2557: The Hiring Of Borough Employees  | read this item

Making the hiring procedure of all municipal employees the same for all departments is to be voted on at Thursday night’s Mayor & Council meeting. Ordinance 2557 was proposed – in large part – to put an end to the practice of the Department of Public Works (DPW) being the only department to have its […]

Position Available For P/T Youth Services Librarian

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Published: December 16, 2018
Position Available For P/T Youth Services Librarian  | read this item

The Roselle Park Veterans Memorial Library (RPVML) has an opening for a part-time Youth Services Librarian. Applicants must have knowledge of children’s and youth services literature & programming as well as demonstrate an expertise in Microsoft Office, social media, and proficiency with digital apps. Candidates for the position will need to maintain working relationships with community organizations, […]

Ordinance 2556: Procedures For Procurement & Approval Of Claims

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Published: December 16, 2018
Ordinance 2556: Procedures For Procurement & Approval Of Claims  | read this item

The companion piece of law to that of the Qualified Purchasing Agent (QPA) is on the agenda for Thursday night, December 20th. Ordinance 2556 sets out the procedure to purchase goods and services through the QPA. In September, council enacted the law that established the position (link). This current bill will set the procedures for […]

Free Street Meter Parking Until January 4th

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Published: December 13, 2018
Free Street Meter Parking Until January 4th  | read this item

The annual practice of providing free meter parking on the streets of Roselle Park in the area locally known as the t-district for the year-end holiday season will be in effect from tomorrow, December 14th for three weeks. Resolution 337-18 was passed unanimously by council at last week’s meeting. This provision will have the Roselle […]

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