Posted on: February 10, 2017

The Rules of Snow Removal

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With the recent snow activity, the Township of South Orange reminds residents and businesses that all snow removal is the responsibility of the property’s owner or tenant (s).  This includes the sidewalk adjoining the property.

All snow or ice f...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

2016 Annual Health Report Released

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Every year the Township of South Orange Village releases a report that updates residents about the activities of the South Orange Health Department.

Click Here for the Report
Posted on: October 11, 2016

Puppy, It's Cold Outside

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With winter fast approaching, the Township of South Orange Village wants to remind residents of a recent ordinance concerning leaving pets out in the cold. Here is a copy of ordinance 69-2(B):

B. Animals left outdoors- It shall be unlawful for any...Read on...

Cold Weather Pet Safety Tips by the AVMA
Posted on: August 15, 2016

South Orange Launches Humane Program to Reduce Feral Cat Population

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On June 27, 2016, the Board of Health in South Orange enacted an Ordinance to address the growing feral cat population in the Township.

For years, the Township and many other municipalities in NJ have tried unsuccessfully to combat feral cat overpopul...Read on...


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Posted on: March 24, 2017

NEW WATER BILLS - "MINIMUM CHARGE" EXPLAINED

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NEW WATER BILLS “MINIMUM CHARGE” EXPLANATION

Minimum Charge + Water Volume = Total Water Volume

South Orange residents have begun receiving their first water bills from the Village, provided through our system manager, American Wate...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

2017 ANNUAL SEWER BILLS MAILED.

2017 Annual sewer bills were mailed on 3/17/17. If you do not receive a bill, please contact the Tax office at (973-378-7715 Ext. 7732). Bills are due as of 3/21/17 with grace period through 4/21/17. No interest will be charge if payment is received by 4/...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

South Orange is a Sanctuary City

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The full text of the Resolution is set forth below:

        

  

Resolution #2017-27  

           2-13-2017  

 

 

RESOLUTION OF THE VILLAGE PRESIDENT AND BOARD OF TRUST...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Statement of Elected Leadership of South Orange and Maplewood

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Hatred and bigotry against any group and in any form are unacceptable. We, the elected leaders of South Orange and Maplewood, are united in speaking firmly and clearly against the rise of anti-Semitism, Islamophobia, racism and misogyny in our country and...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Water Utility Valve Exercising Program - March 20th through April 7th

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The South Orange Village Water Utility will be starting its annual water valve exercising program the week of March 20, 2017. Valve exercising will occur from Monday, March 20, 2017 through Friday, April 7, 2017. Valve exercising will normally take place ...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

2016 Annual Health Report Released

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Every year the Township of South Orange Village releases a report that updates residents about the activities of the South Orange Health Department.

Click Here for the Report
Posted on: February 10, 2017

The Rules of Snow Removal

home-snow-removal_dc4ac6c31c2bdfcb3c41e5e9b10951d7.jpg

With the recent snow activity, the Township of South Orange reminds residents and businesses that all snow removal is the responsibility of the property’s owner or tenant (s).  This includes the sidewalk adjoining the property.

All snow or ice from re...

Read on...

Posted on: October 11, 2016

Puppy, It's Cold Outside

Dog-in-Cold_1.3.14.jpg

With winter fast approaching, the Township of South Orange Village wants to remind residents of a recent ordinance concerning leaving pets out in the cold. Here is a copy of ordinance 69-2(B):

B. Animals left outdoors- It shall be unlawful for any...Read on...

Cold Weather Pet Safety Tips by the AVMA
Posted on: August 15, 2016

South Orange Launches Humane Program to Reduce Feral Cat Population

Feral Cat.jpg

On June 27, 2016, the Board of Health in South Orange enacted an Ordinance to address the growing feral cat population in the Township.

For years, the Township and many other municipalities in NJ have tried unsuccessfully to combat feral cat overpopul...Read on...


Posted on: March 22, 2017

Adult Arrest - CDS

Traige Hayles, a 19 year old Newark resident was arrested on Wednesday, 3-22-17 at approximately 12:06 am for possession of CDS (marijuana). Officers stopped to investigate an illegally parked & occupied vehicle (2007 Nissan) on Meadowbrook

Lane.  During the on-scene investigation, officers determined that the passenger of the vehicle, Traige Hayles was in possession of marijuana.  Officers arrested Hayles without further incident and transported him to headquarters where h...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Adult Arrest - CDS

Dasean Lewis, a 21 year old Orange resident was arrested on Tuesday, 3-21-17 at approximately 2:34 am for possession of CDS (marijuana). Officers stopped Lewis, who was driving a 2017 Infiniti for motor vehicle violation(s) near the intersection

of Vose Ave. & Randolph Pl.  During the motor vehicle stop, officers determined that Lewis was in possession of the marijuana and he was subsequently arrested without further incident.  Officers transported Lewis to headquarters wher...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Adult Arrest - CDS

Nicholas La Palerma, a 19 year old Maplewood resident was arrested on Sunday, 319-17, at approximately 8:51 pm for possession of CDS (marijuana). Officers had responded to a call for a report of suspicious activity at a business on Sloan Street.

Officers stopped LaPalerma and two other individuals to investigate the suspicious activity.  During the on-scene investigation, officers determined that LaPalerma was in possession of  marijuana and he was subsequently arrested and tran...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Burglary to Auto

A Church St. resident reported that between 11:00 pm, Saturday 3-18-17 & 7:37 am, Sunday 3-19-17, actor(s) unknown entered his vehicle (2006 Jeep), ransacked the interior, stole approximately $10.00 in cash & damaged to the center console.

Posted on: March 20, 2017

Attempted Auto Theft

A Grove Rd. resident reported that between 10:00 pm, Thursday 3-16-17 & 6:00 am, Friday 3-17-17, actor(s) unknown entered his vehicle (2013 Chrysler), damaged the ignition, ransacked the interior & stole a phone charger, CDs & about $10.00 in cash.

Posted on: March 20, 2017

Burglary to Auto

An Irving Ave. resident reported that between 10:00 pm Thursday, 3-16-17 & 8:00 am Friday, 3-17-17 actor(s) unknown entered her unlocked vehicle (2008 Porsche), which was parked in her driveway at the time and removed the GPS/Radio from the vehicle.

Posted on: March 16, 2017

Warrant Arrest

James Hill, a 54 year old South Orange resident was arrested on Wednesday, 3-15-17 at approximately 7:30 pm for several, outstanding out-of-state arrest warrants. An off-duty SOPD officer, familiar with the BOLO for the subject, observed Hill get into

his vehicle while it was parked in front of a store on Irvington Ave.  Police units immediately responded to the area and arrested Hill without further incident.  After being processed at headquarters, police transported Hill to the Coun...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Burglary

Several renters who live at a residence on Tichenor Ave. reported that each of their respective rooms were burglarized sometime between 2:00 pm, Tuesday 3-7-17 & 1:00 pm, Sunday 3-12-17. Collectively, numerous pieces of electronic equipment

(various video game consoles, controllers & video games), headphones as well as some other personal items were reported stolen.  It appears the actor entered through a bathroom window & most likely exited through the front door.  ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Burglary to Auto

A Sparta resident reported that between 3:11 am & 4:34 am on Monday 3-13-17, actor(s) unknown smashed the driver's side rear window of his vehicle (2010 Ford) and rummaged through the interior of his vehicle, which was parked overnight on

Fairview Ave.  Nothing appears to have been taken at the time of the report.

Posted on: March 13, 2017

Auto Theft

A Woodland Place resident reported that between 11:59 pm, Saturday 3-11-17 and 10:16 am, Sunday 3-12-17 actor(s) unknown stole his vehicle (2002, Dodge Ram), which was parked in his driveway at the time. Several thousand dollars worth of tools

were in the bed mounted toolbox of the vehicle at the time the theft occurred.

Posted on: March 13, 2017

Juvenile Arrest

A 16 year old juvenile was taken into custody on Friday, 3-10-17 at approximately 10:30 pm for possession of alcohol & CDS (marijuana). Officers walking foot patrol on Sloan Street observed a juvenile male with a bottle of alcohol and stopped him to

inquiry about his age.  During the on scene investigation, officers determined that the male was only 16 years old and in possession of alcohol as well as marijuana.  Officers took the juvenile into custody and transported him to headqua...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

2017 ANNUAL SEWER BILLS MAILED.

2017 Annual sewer bills were mailed on 3/17/17. Bills are due as of 3/21/17 with 30 day grace period ending on 4/21/17.

2017 Annual sewer bills were mailed on 3/17/17. If you do not receive a bill, please contact the Tax office at (973-378-7715 Ext. 7732). Bills are due as of 3/21/17 with grace period through 4/21/17. No interest will be charge if payment is received by 4/...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Water Utility Valve Exercising Program - April 24th through May 12th

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The South Orange Village Water Utility will be starting its annual water valve exercising program the week of April 24, 2017. Valve exercising will occur from Monday, April 24, 2017 through Friday, May 12, 2017. Valve exercising will normally take place b...

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