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August 28, 2015

Posted on August 27, 2015 at 2:44 PM by Thomas Russo, Jr.

Our next Town Council meeting will be on Wednesday, September 16th at 7:00pm.

Morris Lake was 21 inches below the top of the spillway on 8.24.15.

I am working with Bruce Scruton on the NJ Herald Newton insert which is slated for publication on September 20th.

The Armory meeting in Trenton went very well. Our next discussion, following environmental remediation progress, will occur on October 19th.

We had a successful natural gas auction this week and will lock in our rate for a 24-month period.

Tony’s Concrete is progressing on Spring Street. The two crosswalks at the Theatre and 206 were completed. The area in front of the Fire Museum closest to the building was poured on Wednesday and the pavers placed in on Thursday. Next week they will continue on same and anticipate being completed by September 14th.

Faigon is working on the electrical wiring for the traffic signals on Trinity Street. Poles are slated to arrive around September 15th.

The roof contractor will begin work on the roof improvements at the WWTP next week.

There are several job ads posted on the website (click on “Employment”). Please check them out and see if you know anyone interested – positive referrals are always welcome.

Have a great weekend!

Yours for a Better Newton,