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July 21, 2017

Posted on July 21, 2017 at 11:52 AM by Thomas Russo, Jr.

Our next Town Council meeting is August 14th beginning at 7:00pm. A reminder we have two volunteer interviews scheduled for 6:30pm and 6:45pm.

Morris Lake is 1 inch above spillway as of July 17th.

Congratulations to Jared Zappa on his swearing-in Monday evening as our newest Patrolman!

Hope everyone enjoyed Diane Lang’s presentation on Wednesday morning – she will return next month for another employee session. Please make sure you take advantage of the programs offered by HR as a lot of time and money goes into scheduling, selecting and coordinating same.

Pool is having a great year – make sure you join!

We have 7 tickets left for the Yankees vs. Mets game on 8/15. The price of $110 includes round trip bus transportation, game ticket, and the “all you care to eat” package. This package includes unlimited hot dogs, sausages, pretzels, and Pepsi products through the 5th inning. Contact Kat to reserve your spot today! 973-383-3521 x228.

My thanks to Jenn and everyone involved in the annual insurance renewal process with Statewide Insurance.

Don’t forget to sign the Mayor’s online petition to bring in Trader Joe’s to Newton – hoping to reach 2,500 signatures soon! What’s next? Starbucks? Papa John’s? Wendy’s? Chipotle? Stay tuned…

Kimberly continues to expertly coordinate our annual employee BBQ at Town Hall. Make sure you are signed up to bring a dish!

Plans are underway for the first annual Newton Fall Festival on Spring Street, Saturday, October 28th – mark your calendars!

Have a great weekend!

Yours in Service,