• 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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  • Tax Levy Increase Shrinks As Town Pares Budget

    Verona’s 2018 municipal budget was introduced at Monday night’s Town Council meeting and it was a change for the better from what the Council had been considering during its March 12 workshop, which is an unofficial presentation...

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  • Taxes Could Rise Under 2018 Town Budget

    After three years of minimal increases to Verona’s tax levy and a flat tax rate, both will likely be increasing under Verona’s 2018 municipal budget. The Town Council held a workshop on what could be the 2018...

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  • Town Council, February 20: Pot, PILOTs, Overtime, Transit

    The Verona Town Council met on Tuesday, February 20 instead of Monday because of the Presidents Day holiday. Mayor Kevin Ryan reported that he went with other Essex County mayors to meet with New Jersey’s new governor, Phil...

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  • Town Council Agenda: Feb. 20, 2018 Meeting

    The Verona Town Council has posted the agenda for its next meeting, which will be held on Tuesday, February 20 instead of Monday because of the Presidents Day holiday. The Council will be approving the six members of...

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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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  • Town Council Agenda: Feb. 5, 2018 Meeting

    The Verona Town Council has posted the agenda for its next meeting on Monday, February 5. There will be three ordinances on second reading, including one pertaining to fees for marriages, civil unions and use of a...

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  • Town Council, January 22: Salary Squabbles Again

    There was a lengthy posted agenda for the Town Council meeting on Monday, January 22, but the discussion over one element made it longer still. Ordinance 2018-04 sets salaries for exempt and non-union workers in managerial positions....

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  • Town Engineer Retires As Council Opens New Year

    The Verona Town Council appointed a new township engineer on Monday, January 8, after Jim Helb retired from the position he had held for more than three decades.  “Jim played a significant role in a number of...

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  • Top Stories 2017

    It was a year of unprecedented highs in Verona: A powerful Verona High School girls volleyball team captured championship titles at the divisional, county and sectional levels, and, for the first time in program history, also won...

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