Oradell homeowners will see a total average annual increase of $496.92on a house assessed at the new average of $472,343, down from the former average of $531,722. This represents a 3.98 percent increase over 2012. With the increase, the tax bill on an average assessed house will be $12,976.02 for 2013.
A crack that formed overnight in a PSE&G underground electrical transmission line has forced officials to close Kinderkamack Road between Reservoir Avenue and Main Street while repairs are being made, officials said Tuesday.
The resolution to rezone the United Water property was soundly defeated 4-2 with councilmembers voting along party lines. Oradell will continue to maintain a legal presence at the New Milford Zoning Board hearings regarding the proposed development of the United Water property.
The River Edge Board of Education has two three-year positions available.
Indrani Das, an Oradell resident and eighth-grader from River Dell Middle School who made it to the Scripps National Spelling Bee, was eliminated after successfully completing the second and third rounds in the Scripps National Spelling Bee Contest.
NASA’s mobile Moon rocks exhibit delivered on-loan to Science teacher Vicki Aquino--a NASA certified moon rock handler.
River Edge commemorated Memorial Day with a parade and ceremony attended by the town's veterans, the Mayor and Council, Borough Officials, the Police and Fire Departments and the Boy Scouts.
The town came out in full force to celebrate and honor the dedication of service that veterans gave to their country, and to honor those who are currently serving.