Posted on: September 21, 2020
The Village Clerk’s Office will be holding a Late Night Voter Registration Drive
for the General Election on October 13th , 2020; 4:30pm-9:00pm
“EVERY VOTE COUNTS IN SOUTH ORANGE!”
The General Election, November 3rd, 2020 is a Vote by Mail Election. The Essex County Clerk will be sending all registered voters a ballot to the registered address, starting on September 28th, 2020. If any residents ne...Read on...
Posted on: September 17, 2020
Essex County has coordinated two electronic waste disposal days in October.
Please view the attached link for dates and a list of acceptable material.
Schedule and Acceptable Materials List
Posted on: September 16, 2020
Essex County has coordinated three hazardous waste disposal events in October.
Please view the attached link for dates and a list of acceptable materials for these events.
Acceptable Material & Schedule
Posted on: May 15, 2020
We are coming to completion of the replacement of the Scotland Road water main. Restorations currently are in process and the pending delivery of new LED gaslamps with removal of the majority of existing "cobra" streetlights (intersections will ...Read on...
Posted on: September 2, 2020
UPDATE Curb replacement and paving work is planned to start September 18th, 2020.
We are sending this notice out to you to inform you of the curb replacement and paving work that is planned to start September 18th, 2020.
Park Place will be started first then the contractor will move to Twin Oak Road.
The work will be from 8...Read on...
Posted on: September 1, 2020
Be advised that the County of Essex, in an effort to provide quality services to the citizens of the Township of South Orange Village, City of Newark, Township of Maplewood, is beginning construction, to modernize the Irvington Avenue.
Construction Start Date: September 14, 2020
Notice to the Residents of the Township of South Orange Village, City of Newark, Township of Maplewood.
Be advised that the County of Essex, in an effort to provide quality services to the citizens of the Township...Read on...
Posted on: August 6, 2020
Leaders in both towns strongly condemn the acts of trespassing and vandalism from August 4.
STATEMENT FROM THE
MAPLEWOOD TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE
SOUTH ORANGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES
On the evening of August 4, Maplewood Township Committee members Greg Lembrich and Vic De Luca were victims of trespassing and...Read on...
Posted on: May 10, 2020
Starting in June, the South Orange Department of Health will be distributing radon kits to families, free of charge. Supplies are limited, so interested residents should not wait to pick them up.
The kits will only work for homes that currently touch the ground.
Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas, which has always been a part of our environment. It’s a natural decay product of uranium and is found in soil everywhere in varying...Read on...
Posted on: June 19, 2020
When improperly disposed of lithium batteries, which are typically found in cell phones and other electronic devices can cause a fire hazard.
Lithium Batteries are NOT to be disposed of in your recycling Toter. Please ensure you use appropriate disposal methods- electronic waste, hazardous waste, or company return programs to safely discard these items.
This mobile phone batt...Read on...
Posted on: May 22, 2020
All residents in South Orange must have a face covering while using the parks.
TOWNSHIP OF SOUTH ORANGE VILLAGEEXECUTIVE ORDER
WHEREAS, The Governor’s Executive Order 143, states that all employees and visitors are strongly encouraged to wear face coverings when present on the public and private beaches, lakes, and lakeshor...Read on...
Posted on: April 8, 2020
PSE&G warns customers of scammers taking advantage during times of crisis
Public Service Electric & Gas, New Jersey’s largest utility, is more committed than ever to the health and safety of its customers. A heightened sense of uncertainty throughout the world is emboldening phone scammers who impersonate utility ...Read on...
PSE&G Spam Alerts
Posted on: April 9, 2020
Governor Murphy signed an Executive Order to cease all non-essential construction projects and Imposed additional mitigation requirements on essential retail businesses and industries to limit the spread of COVID-19
Governor Phil Murphy has issued Executive Order No. 122, ceasing all non-essential construction projects and imposing additional mitigation requirements on essential retail businesses and essential industries to limit the spread of COVID-19 in New Jersey....Read on...
Posted on: March 27, 2020
There are now eleven "walk-in" or "drive-through" sites near Essex County
In order to be eligible for testing, individuals must be current New Jersey residents and experiencing symptoms of respiratory illness. Priority will be given to symptomatic individuals experiencing cough, fever (99.6 degrees or above) and shortness of br...Read on...
Posted on: March 23, 2020
The new website aims to help residents guide through this difficult time.
South Orange Village President Sheena Collum and Board of Trustees are pleased to announce the South Orange COVID-19 Info Portal which features information about local government services, frequently asked questions, a directory of local businesses that a...Read on...
South Orange COVID-19 Info Portal
Posted on: March 21, 2020
Per Executive Orders, all residents are not to be out for non-essential reasons.
Governor Phil Murphy has signed executive orders 107 & 108 on Saturday mandating that most of New Jersey’s 9 million residents are to stay home.
Per Executive Order 107, the only reasons that residents may leave the home ar...Read on...
Posted on: March 20, 2020
The 34-year-old male and 51-year-old male are the first known cases in South Orange.
As the Village continues to monitor the Coronavirus, we have been informed that South Orange has two residents who are confirmed coronavirus cases. The confirmed residents are a 34-year-old male and a 51-year-old male. Neither are currently hosp...Read on...
Posted on: March 25, 2020
The drive-through site is meant for Essex County residents only.
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr., Freeholder President Brendan Gill and Vice President Wayne Richardson announced that Essex County will be opening a drive-through testing site for Essex County residents who are symptomatic of the Novel Co...Read on...
Posted on: March 18, 2020
A female employee of SHU has tested positive. The employee is not a South Orange resident.
As the Village continues to monitor the Coronavirus, we now have learned that a female Seton Hall University employee has tested positive for the virus. This employee does not reside in South Orange and the University is working with her hometown&rsqu...Read on...
Posted on: February 26, 2020
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