Posted on: December 6, 2021
Essex County has announced emergency bridge repairs on West South Orange Avenue, near 1 SOPAC Way, beginning on or about Monday December 13.
Essex County has announced emergency bridge repairs on West South Orange Avenue, near 1 SOPAC Way, beginning on or about Monday December 13. Traffic is expected to be severely impacted.
Emergency repairs to the bridge spanning the east branch of R...Read on...
Posted on: December 2, 2021
Statement from South Orange Village in response to tree clearing at 167 N. Ridgewood Rd.
(December 2, 2022) South Orange Village issued a stop work order immediately upon learning of the situation regarding tree clearance at 167 N. Ridgewood Ave. During this time we are working to thoroughly assess the situation and develop an appropriate cou...
Posted on: November 3, 2021
The CDC has approved the Pfizer vaccine for children ages 5-11.
The Essex County vaccination centers (Essex County College, West Orange K-Mart, Livingston Sears) will begin 5-11 year old vaccinations starting November 3, 2021. Vaccinations are by appointment only and can be applied for by visiting https://es...Read on...
Posted on: November 5, 2021
The Village of South Orange and SOPA is pleased to announce the re-start of the commuter jitney service.
A new schedule will begin running on Monday, November 15, 2021.
Due to a number of factors the service has been revised from four to two primary routes. One covering Newstead/Wyoming and one covering Montague/Ward/Tuxedo Park/Montrose. The Newstead route w...Read on...
Posted on: August 20, 2021
If you see a Spotted Lanternfly, help us Stomp it Out!
The South Orange Environmental Commission has compiled detailed information and advice for homeowners and residents on what to do if spotting a lanternfly in the area. Visit their website for detailed information including photos, a video and a reporting ...Read on...
Posted on: August 20, 2021
Essex County has started administering booster shots for those immunocompromised individuals who are eligible.
Who Needs an Additional COVID-19 Vaccine?
Currently, CDC is recommending that moderately to severely immunocompromised people receive an additional dose. This includes people who have:
- Been receiving active cancer treatment for tumors or cancers of the bloo...
Posted on: July 9, 2021
Payment Plans can be established for your past due balances.
We recognize that many people are facing additional hardship due to the COVID-19 public health emergency, making it difficult to stay current on your water bills. To help, as of 7/12/2021 and going forward, we are offering payment plans to assis...Read on...
Posted on: December 21, 2020
Click "Vaccine Overview" to learn how to register and help by volunteering.
Posted on: March 5, 2021
Initiated by Village President Sheena Collum, the Community Care & Justice (CC&J) initiative is a collaboration between the South Orange community, Seton Hall University and Essex County.
South Orange, NJ (March 5, 2021) South Orange Village has announced the launch of the “Community Care & Justice” pilot program and encourages stakeholders to join on Sunday, March 7 at 7:00 p.m. for a town hall to solicit feedback.
Initiated b...Read on...