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Posted on: February 7, 2024

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The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission Mobile Unit is set to visit the South Orange Police Department from February 26th to March 2nd.

Exciting news for South Orange and surrounding communities!!! Avoid the hassle of long lines and take advantage of the opportunity to obtain your REAL ID or Duplicate/Replacement Vehicle Title effortlessly. The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission Mobile U...

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Posted on: November 30, 2023

NJ WINTER TERMINATION PROGRAM

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Winter Termination Program prevents utility service discontinuation for eligible residential customers.

If you are having trouble paying your residential electric, sewer and water service bills this winter, the NJ Department of Community Affairs has a program to protect you from having these utilities turned off from November 15 through March 15 - ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2023

Schedule Your Water Meter Upgrade Today

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To help ensure the accuracy of our water meters we must periodically change them, and the meter serving your property is due to be changed. There is no cost to you to have this work performed but the installation will require access to your basement or ut...

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Posted on: November 26, 2023

Announcing brand new affordable housing units in South Orange, NJ

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Affordable Housing Units: New 1,2 & 3 Bedroom Units

Download a flyer with qualification criteria and application information: Meridia Village South Orange Affordable Housing                       &am...
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Posted on: April 19, 2022

Regulation of Leaf Blower Use

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An ordinance limiting and regulating the use of leaf blowers.

A summary of the ordinance passed in 2022 appears below. You can view the full ordinance here.

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE #2022-06A Ordinance of The Township of South Orange Village In Essex County, New Jersey To Create Chapter 187 Of The Code To Calm, ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2023

South Orange Village Home Improvement Program

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Announcing the South Orange Village Home Improvement Program for income qualified homeowners.

Does your home need repairs? We invite you to apply to South Orange Village’s Home Improvement Program where income-qualified homeowners can receive up to $10,000 in repairs, including: 

  • Roofs
  • Foundations
  • Heating & Electrical
  • Weatheriza...
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Posted on: October 27, 2022

Housing Element and Fair share Plan

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Amended HEFSP to be presented to So Orange Planning Board Monday 11/7

The South Orange Housing Element and Fair Share Plan (“HEFSP”) exhibits the Village of South Orange’s commitment to providing opportunities for the development of affordable housing within the Village. This document seeks to ...

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Posted on: October 13, 2022

Dresdner Robin presents Cameron courts redesign

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On October 10, Dresdner Robin presented a conceptual redesign of the Cameron tennis court areas to the Board of Trustees.

The concept presented was developed after several public input sessions and a community survey.  The concept consists of Paddle Tennis Courts, Pickleball Courts, Basketball Courts, Resiliency Adventure Garden, Rain Garden, Fitness Stations, Picni...

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Posted on: July 29, 2022

Grove Park Tree Removal

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Grove Park Tree Replacement and Landscape Planning

South Orange, NJ (October 21, 2022)

Thanks for inquiring about what’s going on here in Grove Park!  As you can see, many large trees were recently removed.  Most of these trees were ash trees, a species that was widely used in t...

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Joint Exploratory Committee - Fire Svcs

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Presentations, reports, video and news coverage related to fire merger.

The South Orange & Maplewood Joint Exploratory Committee on Fire Services hosted a community meeting on July 26, 2021. The community is encouraged to review materials below and provide feedback to the governing bodies.

Presentation: A copy of the prese...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Coronavirus - What You Need To Know

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All the latest surrounding the Coronavirus

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