• Hazardous Waste Collection Day Set For Oct. 6

    Essex County will hold one of its household hazardous waste collection days this Saturday, October 6, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the parking lot of the Old Essex County Hospital Center on Fairview Avenue past...

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  • Essex County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Saturday

    Essex County will hold a household hazardous waste collection on Saturday, May 5, at the Old Essex County Hospital Center, 125 Fairview Avenue, Cedar Grove, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Materials being collected include pesticides and...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • County Drops Parking Lot In Verona Park

    The Essex County liaison to the Verona Town Council announced at last night’s Council meeting that the County will not proceed with a plan to build a 52-spot parking lot inside Verona Park. The County unbundled the...

    • Posted 12 months ago
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  • Council Asks County To Scrap Park Parking Lot

    The Verona Town Council has passed a resolution asking Essex County to abandon its plans to build a 52-space parking lot next to the tennis courts inside Verona Park. The County had unveiled its plans for the...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • VHS Traffic Light Update

    Verona has asked for another review of the study on Fairview Avenue traffic, the town and county have stepped up enforcement of speed limits, and Essex County is saying that it did not make the decision that...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • County Nixes VHS Traffic Light

    Traffic on Fairview Avenue by Verona High School is, by almost any measure, a problem. At any time of day or night, the road is a steady stream of cars, often going well above the speed limit....

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Did You Live At Kip’s Castle?

    Did you ever live at Kip’s Castle (really, and not in your dreams or on a Friday night with your buddies)? The Essex County Division of Cultural & Historic Affairs is trying to collect remembrances from former...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • County To Hold Deer Hunt Again

    Essex County will once again be holding a hunt at its South Mountain and Hilltop reservations to manage the deer herds there. The program will be conducted in South Mountain Reservation and Hilltop Reservation on Tuesdays and...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • County Awards Funds For Road Repairs

    Verona received $108,738 from Essex County on Wednesday as part of the county’s distribution of about $4.8 million through the Community Development Block Grant program and the Emergency Solutions Grant program. The CDBG and ESG programs are...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • County Reschedules Fireworks

    Due to the forecast of severe weather, the Essex County Fireworks Display and Concert with The Infernos and Joe Piscopo scheduled for tonight, Wednesday, July 2, in Essex County’s Brookdale Park has been cancelled. The rain date...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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