• Free Trees On Earth Day

    The Verona Environmental Commission will celebrate Earth Day with a tree giveaway and cleanup at Grove Park on April 21. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to noon at 42 Grove Avenue in Verona. The...

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  • Hold Onto Your Trees, Please

    Winter storm Quinn caused a lot of branches and trees to fall all over Verona. If you have already stacked those pieces at the curb in front of your house, that’s great. The Township of Verona would,...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Shade Tree Commission Seeks New Members

    The Verona Shade Tree Commission is looking for two alternate members to join. The Shade Tree Commission is responsible for the care of our public trees, shrubs, and landscapes. The commission is comprised of volunteers who are...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Get A Free Tree April 22

    Free tree seedlings will be given away later this month as part of the New Jersey Tree Recovery Campaign. This program helps communities replace trees damaged or destroyed by Superstorm Sandy. From 8 a.m. to noon on...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Verona Plants Trees

    Verona got a whole lot greener this past weekend, thanks to a host of volunteers under the guidance of the Verona Environmental Commission, the Hilltop Conservancy and H.B. Whitehorne’s Beautification Committee. The VEC continued its restoration of...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Dead Trees Revive The Hilltop

    The Halloween weekend snowstorm last year devastated the landscape in much of residential Verona. But it may have saved a key piece of open space: The Hilltop. Over the last five months, downed tree limbs from across...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Storm’s Cost? Maybe $500,000

    At the first Town Council meeting after the Halloween weekend snow storm, Town Manager Joe Martin warned that the storm could be the costliest weather event ever for Verona. At Monday night’s meeting, Martin gave the first...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Got Branches?

    Verona’s Buildings & Grounds and Public Works Departments are continuing to pick up branches of trees damaged by the Halloween weekend snow storm, both street trees and those on your property. Unlike normal yard clean-up days, you...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Trees Get Cleared, Lights Come Back On

    Verona’s Public Works and Buildings & Grounds crews were all over town yesterday, clearing trees that had come down on utility wires and homes, like this town tree did on a house on Cumberland. Verona’s Police Department...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Bye Bye Car

    This is what’s left of the car formerly known as Glenn Houthuysen’s. There are downed trees in several areas of own, including one that punched a hole in a house on Linden. The Verona Public Works Department...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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