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Posted on: April 21, 2014

Pedestrian Foot Bridge behind Memorial Library closed for repairs

The pedestrian foot bridge behind the Memorial Library going towards Memorial Park will be closed for repairs for approximately 1 week starting Monday, April 21, 2014. Signs are posted advising residents NOT to use the bridge.

Posted on: April 16, 2014

Essex County Job Fair

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"Essex County is committed to providing our residents with employment opportunities and access to services, while assisting business with recruiting skilled and qualified applicants. We invite you to participate in our free Services Employments Expo."

Free Event: Thursday, May 15, 2014. From 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Essex County College Gymnasium located at 303 University Avenue in Newark, NJ 07102. For information call 973-395-8415.

Register Now - In Person:Essex... Read on...

Essex County Job Fair
Posted on: April 15, 2014

Arbor Day Foundation Names Maplewood Tree City USA

Maplewood, NJ was named a 2013 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.

Maplewood achived Tree City USA recognition by meeting the program's four requirements: a tree board or department, a tree-care ordinance, an annual community forestry budget of at least $2 per capita and an Arbor Day... Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2014

Rahway River Cleanup - Sunday May 4th

Rahway River Cleanup 2014 - Sunday May 4th from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Please bring family and friends to join other volunteers. Bags and gloves will be provided. Waterproof boots/shoes are a plus.

Just show up, properly dressed to wade in the river, at Dunnell Road near the bridge to the Civic House.

Posted on: April 9, 2014

Essex County's Collection Day - Household Hazardous Waste

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Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 8:30AM to 4:00PM at 125 Fairview Avenue (Next to Old Hospital Center) Cedar Grove, New Jersey.

Free to all Essex County Residents. Must provide proof of residency at the site. For more information call 973-792-9060 or www.ecuanj.com

Posted on: April 1, 2014

2nd Quarter 2014 property tax reminder!

2nd Quarter 2014 property taxes are due May 1, 2014.

2nd Quarter 2014 property taxes are due May 1, 2014. If you have already paid these charges or your mortgage company pays your property taxes, please disregard this e-mail.

You may confirm that payment has been received... Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2014

Maplewood Post Office Relocation

The Township anticipates that the Maplewood Village Post Office will relocate to 195 Maplewood Avenue.

The Township has continued to work toward its goal, with the United States Postal Service and private parties, of securing a location for retail postal services in Maplewood Village. Today, the USPS made public its... Read on...

USPS Public Notice Letter
Posted on: April 7, 2014

Senior Freeze and Homestead Benefit Programs

Senior Freeze (Property Tax Reimbursement) & Homestead Benefit Programs are distinct property tax relief programs with different eligibility requirements and separate applications. See below for info about the Senior Freeze or Homestead Benefit Programs.

Property Tax Reimbursement (Senior Freeze):

To ask questions: 1-800-882-6597 (8:30 AM to 4:30 PM - Monday through Friday, except holidays)

To listen to information or to order an application:... Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2014

Rahway River Basin Flood Risk Management Feasibility Study.

Please see the link below for a copy of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Rahway River Flood Mitigation Study.

Rahway River Flood Mitigation Study.
Posted on: April 1, 2014

Former PSE&G site Redevelopment Project

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The Planning Board approved the site plan for the former PSE&G site at 200 Boyden Avenue at its March 24th meeting.

Posted on: April 1, 2014

2014 Issue II: Spring - The Maplewood Leaflet

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The Spring issue of the 2014 Maplewood Leaflet is now available online! Please take a moment to review the helpful information regarding various programs, events and activities taking place in Maplewood from April through June.

The Spring issue of the 2014 Maplewood Leaflet is now available online! Please take a moment to review the helpful information regarding various programs, events and activities taking place in Maplewood from April through... Read on...

2014 Issue II: Spring - The Maplewood Leaflet
Posted on: March 21, 2014

Local Group Looks To Increase Solar Power in Maplewood and South Orange

This spring, Maplewood and South Orange will have a unique opportunity to go solar.

This spring, Maplewood and South Orange will have a unique opportunity to go solar. Inspired by similar programs in Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts and elsewhere, SOLARIZE SOMA is educating homeowners in Maplewood and... Read on...

Posted on: March 5, 2014

Jitney Bus Services Notifications

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Attention all Jitney Bus riders. Sign up to receive Jitney Bus Services notifications via email and/or text messages.

In an effort to improve Jitney Bus Services, the Township of Maplewood created a notification system for Jitney Bus riders to receive alerts regarding Jitney Services. Alerts include: notice of delays, cancellations due to... Read on...

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Posted on: February 7, 2014

Maplewood Post Office lease extended through May 9, 2014.

The Township of Maplewood and the United States Postal Service (USPS) have agreed to extend the USPS lease with the Township through May 9, 2014.

Steve Hernandez, a district Manager with the USPS, has advised the Township that the USPS will continue to operate both the retail and mail sorting operations at the Maplewood facility through the lease extension.

The... Read on...

Posted on: February 7, 2014

Public Notice - Mayor Victor De Luca Office Hours 2014

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that Mayor Victor De Luca will conduct office hours at the Mayor’s Office, Maplewood Municipal Building, 574 Valley Street, Maplewood, New Jersey, from 7:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on the following dates for the year 2014:

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Tuesday, February 11. 2014

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Tuesday, June 10. 2014

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

NO AUGUST HOURS

Tuesday,... Read on...

Posted on: February 7, 2014

Public Notice - Talk To The Township Committee dates

Please take notice that the Maplewood Township Committee will meet on the following dates from 9:00AM to 12:00PM for their "Talk To The Township Committee" program which gives the public the opportunity to meet with the Township Committee members.

Public will be able to meet with the Township Committee members informally to discuss ideas and concerns. No action is taken at these sessions, they are informal meetings between the public and the Township Committee members... Read on...

Posted on: January 31, 2014

Video from Post Office Redevelopment Meeting - Thursday, January 30, 2014.

The Township of Maplewood sponsored a public meeting on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 7:30PM at the Maplewood Municipal building to introduce the development team that has been selected for the redevelopment of the Maplewood Post Office site.

The redevelopment team presented information about the redevelopment of the site. The meeting was broadcasted on Fios and Comcast. A phone number was announced during the meeting to allow television viewers to submit... Read on...

Video from Post Office Redevelopment Meeting
Posted on: January 29, 2014

PSE&G Advises New Grant Available to Help Moderate-Income Customers Pay Heating Bills

A new payment assistance grant is available to help moderate-income households pay their heating bills during this brutally cold winter. This can help families who are behind on their bills yet don’t qualify for other programs.

PSE&G wants customers to know that a new grant is available to help moderate-income customers who are behind with their PSE&G bill.

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) provided funding this year to the... Read on...


Clerk

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Posted on: March 5, 2014

Jitney Bus Services Notifications

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In an effort to improve Jitney Bus Services, the Township of Maplewood created a notification system for Jitney Bus riders to receive alerts regarding Jitney Services. Alerts include: notice of delays, cancellations due to... Read on...

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Engineering

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Posted on: April 21, 2014

What are those cones on Springfield Avenue?

In an effort to beautify and improve the streetscape along Springfield Avenue, the Township is considering installing up to four landscaped medians in the road. The medians will be about 7 feet wide and have landscaping and... Read on...

Posted on: December 17, 2013

NJ American Water service upgrades

As a continuation of the water main work recently completed on Wyoming Ave. NJWAC will be replacing house services on the streets west of Ridgewood Road. Their contractor, J. Fletcher Creamer will be working through the... Read on...

Posted on: February 11, 2014

60 Woodland Road

UPDATE: Due to the weather, the start of construction was delayed and is due to startup on March 10th. The Township project begin the renovations of the former Woman's Club will begin on or about Feb. 17th. The... Read on...


Finance - Tax Collector - Tax Assessor

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Posted on: April 1, 2014

2nd Quarter 2014 property tax reminder!

2nd Quarter 2014 property taxes are due May 1, 2014. If you have already paid these charges or your mortgage company pays your property taxes, please disregard this e-mail.

You may confirm that payment has been received... Read on...


Fire Department

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Posted on: February 13, 2014

Maplewood Fire Department Asks Residents to "Adopt-a-Hydrant"

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The Maplewood Fire Department would like to remind residents to please “Adopt-a-Hydrant” and shovel in front of and around the fire hydrant closest to your home so that firefighters can see and access it. If possible, please... Read on...


Public Works

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Posted on: March 28, 2014

2014 Spring Rake Out Remainder

Spring Rake out collections starts on Monday 03/31/2014. Each area is schedule for four pick up days. To locate your area go to www.twp.maplewood.nj.us/DocumentCenter/Home/View/454. The dates for each area are listed below... Read on...

Posted on: March 5, 2014

Jitney Bus Services Notifications

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In an effort to improve Jitney Bus Services, the Township of Maplewood created a notification system for Jitney Bus riders to receive alerts regarding Jitney Services. Alerts include: notice of delays, cancellations due to... Read on...

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574 Valley St.
Maplewood Township, NJ 07040
Ph: (973) 762-8120