• Town Council Narrowly Passes Budget, Assesses Storm, Takes Mosque Questions

    By a 3-2 vote Monday night, the Verona Town Council approved the 2018 municipal budget. Council members also disagreed over the demolition of a building at the Verona Community Center that has been used to store equipment...

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  • Town Council, February 5: Pool, Pot, Town Govt. Jobs

    First, the good news: Verona Township Manager Matt Cavallo announced at the Monday, February 5, Town Council meeting that, for the second year in a row, there will be no increase in Verona Pool fees. Cavallo also...

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  • Letter: Vote Lines 3A, 4A, 6A

    To The Editor: I have had the honor of serving Verona as Councilman for the past two years and am very proud of the progress we have made in such a short time. At the time I...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Council Alters Project Process After $478K Overrun On Town Turf Fields

    The Verona Town Council approved a resolution on Tuesday night to signal that it will insist on greater oversight of municipal construction projects after it discovered that $477,794.36 in charge orders for the two turf fields on...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Letter To The Editor: Old Budget Ways Are Done

    At its meeting on this coming Monday, May 16, the Verona Town Council will vote on the 2016 budget. This year’s development and introduction of the town budget provided a great contrast between the new approach the...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Budget 2016: Mice & Elephants Get The Boot

    Verona’s former town manager used to frame all financial discussions in terms of “elephants” (the big worries) and “mice” (the smaller ones). Since Joe Martin resigned last summer after the change in majority on the Town Council,...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Town Council Talks About Speeding, Budget Issues

    The Town Council met on Monday, January 4, with a new township attorney, Brian Aloia, on the dais and an agenda that signaled that there will be changes coming to both traffic enforcement and Verona’s budget process....

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Town Readies Plan To Tackle OT Problems

    The last Town Council meeting was all about overtime problems among some of Verona’s municipal employees. The Council’s November meetings will likely be devoted to fixing them. Verona’s interim town manager, Mitchell Stern, is readying a plan...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Roman Slams ‘Abuse’ In Verona Employee OT

    From the time he first ran unsuccessfully for Town Council in 2013, Alex Roman has targeted wasteful spending in Verona’s municipal government. Since taking office in July, he’s dug deeper into the town’s budget and on Monday...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Martin Resigns, Stern Named Interim Manager

    The Verona Town Council held a special meeting tonight to accept the resignation of Town Manager Joseph Martin and name Mitchell Stern, a captain in the Verona Police Department, to be the interim manager. Martin’s resignation is...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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