Residents May Taste/Smell Chlorine In Water Due To Maintenance

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Published: January 27, 2015
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Residents May Taste/Smell Chlorine In Water Due To Maintenance  | read this item

Roselle Park residents, along with almost 50 other municipalities throughout six counties, may notice an increase in the taste and smell of chlorine in their water starting February 1st. This is due to New Jersey American Water’s annual pipeline maintenance program, when the water utility company will temporarily change the water treatment from chloramines (a combination of ammonia and […]

Municipality Prepares For Predicted Heavy Snowfall

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Published: January 26, 2015
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Municipality Prepares For Predicted Heavy Snowfall  | read this item

The governing body, Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD), Department of Public Works (DPW), Office of Emergency Management (OEM) and other emergency services are ready to handle the predicted heavy snowfall tonight and tomorrow. “We’re ready for the expected long haul. We got fuel, we got salt. We learned a lot from (Superstorm) Sandy and we […]

Garbage & Recycling Pick-Up Postponed

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Published: January 26, 2015
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Garbage & Recycling Pick-Up Postponed  | read this item

Due to the severe inclement weather predicted for tonight and tomorrow, there will be no garbage pick-up on Tuesday. Garbage pick-up normally scheduled for Tuesday will be picked up on Friday. This will be considered a double pick-up. Recycling pick-up normally scheduled for Tuesday will be picked up on Thursday. For more up-to-date Roselle Park related […]

Evening One-Seat Ride Takes Off

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Published: January 16, 2015
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Evening One-Seat Ride Takes Off  | read this item

It has been 315 days since the first One-Seat Ride from Roselle Park to New York Penn Station where passengers could go to New York City from Roselle Park without having to switch to another train in Newark. This past Monday night, the second phase of the One-Seat Ride took place with Roselle Park Mayor Carl Hokanson on board. Raritan Valley […]

Council Approves Additional $15,000 To Hire New Prosecutor

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Published: January 15, 2015
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Council Approves Additional $15,000 To Hire New Prosecutor  | read this item

The 2015 Roselle Park council approved a new person for the position of municipal prosecutor during this year’s Re-Organization meeting for $15,000. That decision increased the municipality’s expenditures from $50,000 to $65,000 since that job was done at no cost to taxpayers by Richard Huxford who served as both the Borough Attorney as well as […]

Calligraphy Artist To Hold Reception On January 28th

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Published: January 8, 2015
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Calligraphy Artist To Hold Reception On January 28th  | read this item

A solo exhibit of calligraphy by Roselle Park resident Ed Beissel entitled “Poems That Touch the Heart” will be on display through February 13, 2015. A reception will be held to meet with the artist on Wednesday, January 28th, from 5 p.m. till 7 in the evening. Working at his craft for over 30 years, […]