The governing body approved improvements to three (3) streets at the September 1st Mayor & Council meeting for a total of $357,151.50.
$210,000 are from state and county grants – the rest comes from property taxes. Almost $46,000 of the total amount was awarded to Neglia Engineering – the borough’s engineering firm – for professional services.
Resolutions 216-16 and 220-16 are for improvements to Park Place far a total of $173,700.00. JTG Construction. Inc. out of Newark was awarded $151,400 for the work. That amount is to be paid through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG). Neglia Engineering was awarded $22,300.00 for Surveying, Design, Permitting, Contract Documents Preparation and Construction Management Services.
Larch Street and Pine Street improvements were approved through Resolutions 217-16 and 221-16. Improvements for both streets were awarded to Cifelli & Son General Construction, Inc. out of Nutley for $159,951.50 with $50,000 coming from the Union County Infrastructure and Municipal Aid Grant for Larch Street. $23,500.00 will go to Neglia Engineering for Surveying, Design, Permitting, Contract Documents Preparation and Construction Management Services.
The scope of work for both projects is included below.