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Letter to the Editor: Who To Thank For Rent Control in Montclair

The arduous campaign to enact a rent control ordinance in Montclair has finally come to a successful conclusion. I would like to publicly acknowledge the significant participants primarily responsible for achieving this goal. Most...

Letter to the Editor: Montclair Renters Need More Protection

As we write this letter, tenant advocates and some landlords are meeting to negotiate a new rent control ordinance. If an agreement is reached and approved by the Town Council, Montclair can avoid running...

Letter to the Editor: On March 8th – Be an Active and Informed Voter!

Dear Montclair Neighbors, Special elections have a notoriously LOW voter turnout. The upcoming vote for two new Montclair School Board members is important whether or not you have children in the schools. Let’s flip the...

Letter to the Editor: Celebrate Montclair’s Wonderful Libraries During ‘National Friends of Libraries Week’

National Friends of Libraries Week takes place October 17 to October 23, 2021. To celebrate, we wish to thank Montclair Public Library’s Board of Trustees, Library Director Peter Coyl, as well as our wonderful librarians...

Letter to The Editor: Celebrate Montclair Public Library During National Library Week

The week of April 4-10 is National Library Week. This year’s theme, “Welcome to Your Library,” invites us to discover, explore and experience library programs, resources and services that reach far beyond the walls...

Letter to the Editor: Montclair Community Groups Support Robust Funding For Montclair Public Library

We the undersigned urge the Montclair community to support robust funding for the safe use of the Montclair Public Library so that the library programming and resources remain available to all. The Library...

Letter to the Editor: Now It Is Up To You, To Vote!

The League of Women Voters of the Montclair Area has worked hard over the past couple of months to register voters in-person, despite pandemic fears. We focused particularly on young people and those in...

Letter to the Editor: Rent Control Critical to Keeping Montclair Affordable

We bought homes in Montclair in large part to join a diverse community. We love that Montclair has all different kinds of housing – single family houses, multi-family houses, apartments, condos, owner- occupied and...

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