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Sep 28

September 28, 2012

Posted on September 28, 2012 at 1:47 PM by Thomas Russo, Jr.

Offices will be closed on Monday, October 8th for Columbus Day.  The next Council meeting will be on Wednesday, October 10th at 7:00pm.


The Morris Lake Reservoir was 27 inches below the top of the spillway on 9.24.12.  The water restrictions are still in effect. 

Open Enrollment for health benefits is scheduled for October 15th – November 9th

Departments have submitted their Fall Newsletter articles and Terri and I are in the process of editing/formatting same.

The mayor and I attended the annual Sussex County Economic Development Partnership Awards Luncheon at the Lafayette House.  I was honored to present the Municipal Award to our friends and colleagues in Hopatcong Borough.

Significant progress is being made with the new solar panels at the Public Works facility.  One building is completed and the other one should be done shortly. 

RFP’s for various professionals have been reviewed by the subcommittee with several awards ready to go and several interviews to be conducted on October 10th

Good feedback thus far on the stakeholder interviews as part of the Vision Plan Update. 

Our new ad on The Alternative Press website should be live on Monday – check it out! 

My budget memo will be going out on Monday, so all Department Heads should be ready to start their 2013 budget process! 

Enjoy your weekend!  Go Giants!