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Montclair Planning Board Rejects Revised Plan for Lorraine Ave., Approves Madison Subdivision

Opposition to proposed building described as looking "as if it belongs on Route 46."

Bloomfield Council Approves BCA Budget, Considers Designation as “Welcoming City”

Designation would be a commitment to support immigrants in a number of ways.

Montclair Planning Board Approves Renovations to Greenworks on Grove Building

Discussion for the need of open space in Eastern Gateway Plan.

Bloomfield Council Discusses “Predatory Booting” of Vehicles, Makes Appointments

"Do not park in private lots; they will do what the sign says they will do..."

Bloomfield Council Passes Lion Gate Bond Ordinance – Again

The ordinance passed unanimously by a vote of 5-0, to applause from the audience.

Bloomfield Kicks off Holiday Season with Tree Lighting and Food Drive

The council voted to approve two settlements.

Neighbors Oppose Proposed Subdivision on Madison Ave. at Montclair Planning Board

Owner wants to subdivide a 1.7-acre property into three lots.

Retail Vacancies Discussed at Montclair Planning Board Meeting

Informal survey counts 49 vacant storefronts along Bloomfield Ave.

Montclair BOE: Mayor Withdraws Appointees, Board Postpones Reorganization Meeting

David Deutsch, David Cummings and Robin Kulwin return.

Montclair First Ward Meeting: Election Timing, Water Quality and Senior Transportation

First Ward Councilor addressed issues from constituents, including water quality.

Mountainside Hospital Redevelopment Plan Still Has a Long Way to Go

Discussion about closing George Street.

Bloomfield Council Introduces 2016 Budget; Clashes Over Attorney, Stipend

The $78.4 million budget represents a less than 1% increase, resulting in a $16 property tax increase for the average homeowner.

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