It's Tuesday. It's Feb. 22. And, you know what that means.
Wait, you don't? You should! It's Town Council time!
While you may not be terribly interested in votes on regular business items and contract renewals, maybe you should be, especially when things like your garbage are involved.
Say what? Read on:
- You Need to Know the Meeting Begins at 7:30 p.m.: Make sure you arrive on-time if you plan to speak during the public portion, which comes up pretty early in the session.
- You Need to Know Josh Wolfson is Looking to Be a Firefighter: His volunteer application is expected to be approved tonight, so why not come out and congratulate him. After all, it might one day be your house he helps stop from burning down.
- You Need to Know About Blue Diamond: No, not the makers of fine nut products loved the world over, Blue Diamond Disposal, based in Mount Arlington, who is up for possible award of a five-year contract to be the town's waste disposal service. All waste disposal and recycling is currently done in-house.
- You Need to Know About Outdoor Dining: Perhaps some businesses got eager for spring and summer after that string of nice weather last weekend, but not one, not two, but three businesses are looking to extend their business footprints for outdoor areas, including , and .
- You Need to Know About 6 p.m.: The council meeting isn't the only thing worth keeping tabs on today. At 6 p.m. at the Morris County Courthouse, several will be honored during Black History Month celebrations, including . So, if you have time before the council meeting, consider stopping in and congratulating her and others.