BOARD of ADJUSTMENT
BOROUGH OF MORRIS PLAINS
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Regular Scheduled Meeting of the Morris Plains Board of Adjustment scheduled for September 26, 2016, at 7:30 P.M. has been cancelled. The next scheduled Meeting of the Morris Plains Board of Adjustment is scheduled for Monday, October 24, 2016, at 7:30 P.M. in the Council Room of the Borough Hall, 531 Speedwell Avenue, Morris Plains, NJ.
Karen M. Coffey, Secretary
Morris Plains Board OF Adjustment
THE COUNTDOWN BEGINS. ONLY THREE MORE WEEKS AT THE MARKET.
STOCK UP NOW! Tomatoes are plentiful - make your own sauce! Apples and pears are in season and don't get any better than right now! Put some Chicken Pot Pies in the freezer for later. Mara's has pumpkin pies! They sell quickly. Paolo's Kitchen has perfect ready to eat meals prepared for the freezer. Stock up on pierogies - you can enjoy them all winter.
Pumpkins, mums and sunflowers! It's fall.
And if you have any last-minute questions about the Board of Education Referendum vote on Tuesday, September 27th, MP Board of Ed members will be there to answer them.
Spend a day at Ort Farms in Long Valley and see where all our delicious fruits and vegetables are grown. They have a corn maze, hay rides, pumpkin picking, cow-train rides. A portion of the proceeds from the corn maze is donated to Farmers Against Hunger.
Sue McCluskey, Market Manager (973-267-1488)
OUR PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR FREE CONSULTATION, BLOOD PRESSURE TESTING AND MORE AT THE COMMUNITY CENTER 1-3 PM, NEXT MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2016:
The Board of Health Public Health Nurse Cindie Bella is available at the Community Center on Jim Fear Drive on the second and fourth Monday of each month between 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm.
Ms. Bella is available to provide blood pressure screenings, basic health information, referrals to health-related services, and to answer general questions.
For safer, cleaner streets, brush should be placed out no earlier than 48 hours before scheduled pick-up date.
Please insure that any brush put curbside adheres to the following guidelines:
- No branches or limbs more than 3 inches in diameter
- Small limbs and twigs should be tied in 1 foot round bundles no longer than 6 feet.
- No branches or limbs should be longer than 6 feet nor greater than 3 inches in diameter (chipper limit)
- Vines and picker bushes must be tied in bundles
- Stumps must be free of dirt and debris.
- No leaves or grass clippings are allowed with BRUSH pick-up
- No lumber, Metal, Building Materials or Foreign Debris
- PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.
MORRIS PLAINS COMMUNITY BAND TO PERFORM AT MORRISTOWN FALL FESTIVAL NEXT SUNDAY - SEPTEMBER 25, 2016
The Morris Plains Community Band will be performing at the Morristown Fall Festival this coming Sunday, September 25, 2016.
The 26-piece concert band, a revival of a Morris Plains tradition dating back to 1888, will perform a 90-minute program consisting of traditional American music, marches, patriotic songs and Broadway & movie tunes.
Under the direction of Larry Ripley, a retired professional musician and band leader, the band will perform on The Green in Morristown from12:00 noon to 1:30 pm.
The Morris Plains Community Band always welcomes new members. We range in age from 12 to 80, require no audition, and have no attendance requirements or commitment. Our music is fairly easy (middle school level) and our philosophy is to have as much fun playing music as possible.
The Library, located at 77 Glenbrook Road in Morris Plains, will hold another Paper Shredding Event on Saturday, September 24th. from 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon (sharp).
The event will be held rain or shine. A $5.00 donation per box or bag of documents to be shredded is requested.
Call the Library for any additional information at (973) 538-2599.
Come and join us for our next Senior Brunch and Learn coming up on Monday, September 26th at 10am. The speaker is presenting a program called "Senior Citizens and Scams: No more victims!" This program asks:"Do you know how to keep your money and personal information safe from potential scammers?" Come and learn some useful tips! There is no cost for the program or hot brunch, but registration is required.
Please register at http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=rwrdmkeab&oeidk=a07ed76l3qf16be5294
The September meeting will be a time to share your favorite Summer reading.
The annual Garage Sale Days event sponsored by the Recreation Commission, will be held on Saturday and Sunday, 10/1 & 10/2 this year. Participation at your home requires preregistration and a $15.00 fee.
THE Morris Plains Fire Association will be holding the Gus Open at Farmstead Golf & Country Club in Lafayette, NJ on October 5th.
All golfers and tee sponsors are welcome!
All proceeds benefit the MPFA Scholarship Fund.
This class is designed for children in grades k - 4, or children reading at or below the 4th grade lelvel.
The classes are organized by the US Sports Institute in association with the Morris Plains Recreation Commission.
Two classis ae being offered "Parent and me T-iBall" for ages 2 - 3 and "T-Ball Squirts" foar ages 3 - 5.
Recreation has announced 10 programs for Fall.
Please click on the individual links below for detailed descriptions of each class.
Please go to the website listed below for more information and news about our organization and our official fund drive letter.
Or send your donation to:
Morris Plains Fire Association
PO Box 281
Morris Plains, New Jersey 07950
Remember Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors and Save Lives!!
Thank you for your donation.