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Posted on: June 28, 2022

S&P Global Upgrades South Orange Village Bond Rating

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S&P Global issues second consecutive upgrade to South Orange bond rating

(June 27, 2022) – Karen Hartshorn Hilton, South Orange Village Trustee, and Chair of the Village Finance Committee, announced that Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Global Ratings has upgraded South Orange Village’s Bond Rating...

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Posted on: June 26, 2022

Cameron Recreation Area - Plans

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View the Cameron Recreation Are design concepts currently under consideration

The South Orange Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs has contracted Dresdner Robin to design two concepts for improving the Cameron Recreation Area. Dresdner Robin has met with stakeholders, surveyed the community and hosted a design charrette t...

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Posted on: June 21, 2022

South Orange Village Lifts Mask Requirement in Municipal Buildings

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As of Monday June 27, South Orange Village will no longer require masks in our public buildings.

Residents and visitors will no longer be required to wear masks when entering public facilities, such as the South Orange Public Library, the Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs, municipal offices, etc.

Village President Sheena Collum announced t...

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Posted on: June 7, 2022

Late Night Mondays

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South Orange Village announces summer hours.

From June  through Labor Day, the South Orange Municipal Offices, Recreation Department, Police Records Bureau and Department of Public Works (DPW) will remain open late on Mondays until 7pm. Our hope is that these extended Monday hours will prov...

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Joint Exploratory Committee - Fire Svcs

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Presentations, reports, video and news coverage related to fire merger.

The South Orange & Maplewood Joint Exploratory Committee on Fire Services hosted a community meeting on July 26, 2021. The community is encouraged to review materials below and provide feedback to the governing bodies.

Presentation: A copy of the prese...

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Posted on: April 19, 2022

Regulation of Leaf Blower Use

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An ordinance limiting and regulating the use of leaf blowers.

A summary of the newly passed ordinance appears below. You can view the full ordinance here.

SUMMARY OF PROPOSED ORDINANCE #2022-06A Ordinance of The Township of South Orange Village In Essex County, New Jersey To Create Chapter 187 Of The Code To...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Affordable Housing Rental Opportunity

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New affordable rentals will be available at 52 Taylor Place

South Orange Taylor Vose affirmative marketing flyer PDF page 1

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Posted on: February 1, 2022

Indoor Mask Mandate Lifted

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The indoor Mask Mandate Executive Order dated Dec 21, 2021, has been lifted.

This order was put into effect upon the guidance of local health officials at a time our community was surging as it related to Omicron variant and positive test cases. Compounded with holiday travel and the urgency to return children to in-person learnin...

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Posted on: December 2, 2021

Tree clearing at 167 | 201 N. Ridgewood Rd

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Statement in response to tree clearing at 167/201 N Ridgewood Rd

(Updated May 9, 2022) Planning Board Hearing Announced - On Wednesday, June 15, at 7:30pm, the South Orange Planning Board will hear the revised tree removal and replacement plan for the subdivided lot 37/block 1303 (now 201 N. Ridgewood Road) of...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Coronavirus - What You Need To Know

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All the latest surrounding the Coronavirus

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