• Extra Pickups For Flood Damage, New Flash Flood Warning

    Saturday’s torrential rains meant that many Verona residents spent Sunday filling garbage bags with flood-damaged items and dragging them to the curb. As a result, Verona Township announced last evening that there will be extra bulk pickups...

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  • Council Faces Vote To Rescind Garbage Ordinance

    The Verona Town Council introduced an ordinance last night that could rescind its new garbage ordinance after a petition against the measure was found to have enough valid signatures. The petition, which was created by Lakeside Deli,...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Nochimson Spars With Lakeside Deli Owner Over Garbage Ordinance

    Verona’s new commercial garbage ordinance wasn’t on the agenda for Monday’s Town Council meeting, but that didn’t stop it from becoming the focal point of the last hour of the meeting, with often heated comments by Verona’s...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Town Council Agenda: May 21, 2018 Meeting

    The Verona Town Council has posted the agenda for its next meeting, which will be held on Monday, May 21. The Council will have a public hearing and vote on resolutions authorizing it to acquire two pieces of property that a developer...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • What I’d Change About Verona

    Verona is a great town. If I didn’t think so I wouldn’t have spent most of my life here (and I certainly wouldn’t have written this. But there are some small things in town that stick my...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Hazardous Waste Day Is May 7

    If you’ve got oil paint, pesticides or dangerous chemicals hanging around your house, this Saturday, May 7,  is the day to get rid of them safely. Essex County will be holding its Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Verona To Save $40K Under New Garbage Contract

    Verona stands to save $40,305.64 on its garbage disposal this year thanks to a new contract negotiated between the Essex County Utilities Authority and the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey. Essex County Executive Joseph...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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  • Verona Haulers May Face Big Fines

    Verona has been put on notice that its garbage haulers could face substantial fines for picking up corrugated cardboard along with regular trash. At last night’s town council meeting, Gerald Shimonaski, a resident who serves on Essex...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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