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Residents Critical of HUMC/Mountainside Draft Redevelopment Plan

Concerns include impact on residential neighborhood, traffic/parking problems, and architectural compatibility.

Bloomfield Council Approves Resolution Restricting Moon Palace Liquor License

The resolution says license can only sell alcohol as a prepackaged goods store.

Bloomfield Council Takes No Action after Councilman Requests Legal Representation

"At one moment I thought I was being carjacked."

Protesters Rally Against Corruption at First Bloomfield Council Meeting of 2016

Followed by an altercation in the parking lot.

Bloomfield to Pass Pay-to-Play Legislation, Form Ethics Commission

The measures were introduced in the wake of the recent arrest of First Ward Councilman Elias Chalet on second-degree bribery charges.

Bloomfield Council to Establish Animal Shelter Advisory Board, Pass CAPA Legislation

Also discussed were speeding concerns, MLK Day of Service, and non-partisan elections.

Bloomfield Hires New Township Administrator

Matthew Watkins hired by a vote of 4-1.

Bloomfield Council Agrees on Resolution to Support Immigrants and Minorities

The council also agreed to match a grant to rehabilitate the historic Collins House.

Bloomfield Council Creates Area in Need of Redevelopment for South Junior H.S.

South Junior High School has been vacant since 1985.

Bloomfield Council to Ponder Choice of New Slogan for Welcome Signs

The animal shelter, a possible food truck event, parking, and more were also discussed.

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