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Jan 17

January 17, 2020

Posted on January 17, 2020 at 10:10 AM by Thomas Russo, Jr.

Offices are closed on Monday, January 20th in recognition of the Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Day Holiday.

Our next regular Town Council meeting is Monday, January 27th at 7:00pm.

THE WEEK IN REVIEW
Morris Lake is 2 inches above the top of the spillway as of January 13, 2020.

Work continues on the 2020 municipal budget. The budget review meeting this year will be held on Saturday, February 8th at 9:00am.

Routine business conducted at the first Planning Board meeting of the month.

Kimberly and I met with the staff at Skylands Stadium to discuss the first Newton Night Out which will be Friday, June 5th at 7:00pm at the stadium. Discounted tickets for Newton residents, giveaways, and more! It should be a fun night for all Newtonians! Mark it down on your calendars now.

Our team met with an interested developer from Lavallette who is looking at investing into certain properties in Newton. We are always happy to meet with new friends to show them the great investment opportunities in our Town.

Almost a dozen potential bidders have picked up bid packets for the Newton Municipal Pool renovation project. Bids are due next Friday.

We have posted for four (4) summer interns on our website. If you know of anyone interested, please have them contact Jennifer Dodd in Human Resources.

Enjoy the great football games this weekend! Be safe.

Yours in Service,
TSRJR