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May 12

May 12, 2017

Posted on May 12, 2017 at 2:04 PM by Thomas Russo, Jr.

Happy Mother’s Day!

Our next Town Council meeting is Monday, May 22nd beginning at 7:00pm.

Morris Lake is 3 inches above spillway as of May 8th.

This week we launched our annual Pool Pass Contest for paid part-time and full-time employees…make sure you contact HR if you are interested. The pool season will be here before you know it!

We will be working with students at Seton Hall University’s Stillman School of Business, Market Research Center, on surveys this September-December, to gauge where residents, landlords, business owners, and visitors are in their view of Newton present and future. We look forward to working with my alma mater on this exciting initiative! Go Pirates!

We are looking to add outdoor music to the Downtown and had a vendor come in this week to review same.

Hope you are enjoying our new version of! My thanks to Terri for all of her efforts with Civic Plus.

Lorraine’s office is taking the lead on quotes for a new Internet-based phone system for the Town. We will keep you posted.

Routine business discussed yesterday at Statewide Insurance.

HR is working on some exciting lunch & learn topics with outside vendors as part of our yearly health & wellness efforts.

Jennifer and I are working on the new internship program which we hope to launch this summer.

A friendly reminder that summer hours will commence the week of Memorial Day. Please plan your calendars and staffing accordingly.

Have a great weekend!

Yours in Service,