News Flash

Posted on: September 5, 2019

Extreme Risk Directive

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On September 1st, 2019, The Extreme Risk Protective Order Act (“ERPO Act”) became effective. What exactly is the ERPO Act? The new law creates a process through which a family or household member, or a law enforcement officer, may appl...

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Police Department News and Crime Alerts
Posted on: March 11, 2019

Statewide activation of the Firearms Application and Registration System (FARS)

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The Morris Township Police Department, in conjunction with the New Jersey State Police Firearms Unit, is announcing the statewide activation of the Firearms Application and Registration System (FARS) effective immediately.

New and repeat firearm a...

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Firearms Application and Registration System(FARS) Police Department News and Crime Alerts
Posted on: March 14, 2018

Find Out What Your AlertMorrisTwp Safety Profile Can Include

Alert Morris Township

Morris County has moved to a new emergency alert system called AlertMorris. In our town, it is called AlertMorrisTwp. With AlertMorrisTwp, you can receive emergency alerts by email, text, phone, or whatever method of communication you prefer.

Sign Up for f...

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Additional Info... Police Department News and Crime Alerts
Posted on: March 14, 2018

Register your video surveillance camera today!

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Please read the article below to see the benefits of registering your surveillance system with our agency. Let’s collectively work together to deter and solve crime.

https://www.dailyrecord.com/…/surveillance-camer…/35232500...

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Police Department News and Crime Alerts
Posted on: March 14, 2018

Alarm Registration

Alarm Registration

Residents and business owners should register and/or update their information using our Alarm Registration Form located at the link below. Please either mail the completed form or drop it off to the following location: 

Morris Township Police Reco...

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Police Department News and Crime Alerts

News Flash

Posted on: August 8, 2020

Tropical Storm Isaias Power Outage Update 8-8-2020

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More than 9000 utility personnel from JCP&L and other First Energy companies to restore the remaining 33,427 JCP&L customers. Over 90% of the outages have been restored.

In Morris County there are 12,980 customers without power and in Morris Townsh...

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Township News
Posted on: August 7, 2020

Tropical Storm Isaias Power Outage Update 8-7-2020

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More than 8000 utility personnel from JCP&L and other First Energy companies are working to restore the remaining 221,000 JCP&L customers.

In Morris County there are over 46,900 customers without power and in Morris Township there are currently 200...

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Township News
Posted on: August 8, 2020

Weekend charging centers for residents to charge their electronic devices

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The Township has opened charging centers for residents to charge their electronic devices. Locations are at the Woodland Fire Company at 20 Dwyer Lane and Fairchild Fire Company at 2 Burnham Road 8:00am to 8:00pm. Also, Hillside Firehouse until 5:00 PM. &...

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Township News
Posted on: August 5, 2020

Swim Pool Update for Friday, August 7, 2020 – AFTERNOON UPDATE

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To Morris Township Swim Pool Members – Swim Pool Update for Friday, August 7, 2020 – AFTERNOON UPDATE

As of 3:30 PM this afternoon both Ginty Pool and Streeter Pools do not have sufficient electrical power to operate filtration...

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Township News
Posted on: August 6, 2020

Tropical Storm Isaias - Power Outage Update 8-6-2020

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In Morris County there are over 89,000 customers without power and in Morris Township there were 3,824 customers without power. JCP&L anticipates restoring 1,487 Morris Township customers today with another 1600 customers Friday and Saturday. Work wil...

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Township News
Posted on: August 5, 2020

Tropical Storm Isaias - Power Outage Update 8-5-2020

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Restoration efforts have commenced and due to the massive number of outages restoration will be a multi-day event. Prior to the storm, JCP&L brought in more than 1,800 additional resources to assist in the restoration efforts. Additional resources hav...

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Township News
Posted on: July 16, 2020

MEETING CANCELLATION AND SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE

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TOWNSHIP OF MORRIS

MORRIS COUNTY, NEW JERSEY

JULY 16, 2020

MEETING CANCELATION AND SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE

KINDLY TAKE NOTICE that the Township Committee of the Township of Morris has hereby cancelled the special meeting that was scheduled to...

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Township News
Posted on: July 15, 2020

2020 ANNUAL OVERLAY PROGRAM

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Dear Residents,

The Department of Public Works is scheduled to begin the Annual Overlay Program Monday, July 20, 2020.  The following streets have been designated for milling and paving in 2020:

  • Blue Stone Terrace
  • Butterworth Dr.
  • Chatham Walk
  • Manor Dr...
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Township News
Posted on: July 15, 2020

Parks & Rec Presents Movies In the Park at Ginty Field

Summer Movies in the Park

Wed, July 15th The Lorax / Wed, July 29th Toy Story 4 / Sat, Aug 15th Playing with Fire 

All movies begin @ sunset approx. 8:15 PM 

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Township News
Posted on: July 8, 2020

COVID-19: Morris County & Jersey Cares Offer Grocery Shopping for Seniors and Disabled Residents

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To volunteer for the new grocery shopping program, and for more information on Jersey Cares, visit https://www.jerseycares.org/

For more information on Morris County government programs for seniors and disabled county residents, visit: https://hs.morriscou...

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News Release Township News
Posted on: June 29, 2020

Pool Memberships on Wait List Status

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Morris Township’s Swim Pools are strictly following New Jersey Dept. of Health Administrative Orders for the re-opening of our swim pools for the 2020 season. We are required to reduce our membership to 50% of capacity and to also follow the cur...

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Township News
Posted on: June 25, 2020

2020 Morris Township Supervised Playground Program Information

2020 Summer

We are pleased to announce that Morris Township 2020 Supervised Playground program will be opening this summer. 

We are committed to providing a safe and healthy program for all children and their families, counselors, and the community. To meet t...

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Additional Info... Township News
Posted on: June 25, 2020

Morris Township Parks & Recreation / 2020 Summer Program Cancellations

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Dear Parents and Guardians,

As the indoor facilities of the Morris School District have remained closed to public use this past spring, and continue to be closed at this time for summertime uses, we are unable to host certain indoor programs this summer. &...

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Township News
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Venturing Out? Be Prepared and Stay Safe.

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As communities and businesses are opening, you may be looking for ways to resume some daily activities as safely as possible. While there is no way to ensure zero risk of infection, it is important to understand potential risks and how to adopt different ...

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Township News
Posted on: June 5, 2020

Outdoor Dining Permitted at Licensed Restaurants

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Township News
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Updated 2020 Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Events Flyer

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Sat, Sept 12th / 9 am- 2 pm
Sat, Oct 10th / 9 am- 2 pm (check location)

Additional Info... Township News
Posted on: August 1, 2020

Aug Curbside Yardwaste Collection

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Dear Residents, 

The Department of Public Works wants to remind you that the Curbside Yardwaste Collection for August will take place on Saturday, Aug 15th for Zone 1 and Saturday, Aug 22nd for Zone 2.

  1. Curbside pickup of grass clippings, leaves, pl...
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Find Your Zone Township News
Posted on: March 5, 2020

Parks & Recreation Employment Opportunities

Lifeguards Needed

Join the Parks & Rec Team!

Part-Time Positions:

  • Seasonal Maintenance
  • Swim Pool (Head Lifeguard, Swim Instructor, Lifeguard, Pool Attendant)
  • Recreation (Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter Programs)

How to Apply:

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Township News
Posted on: April 23, 2020

COVID -19 RECYCLING AND TRASH UPDATE

Automated Trash Collection Program

Please properly & safely dispose of all trash items into trash containers, do not recycle (i.e. cleaning clothes, facial cleansing pads & cloths, facial tissues, latex gloves, used napkins, used paper towels, wipes, face...

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DPW Superintendent Letter Township News
Posted on: April 8, 2020

All Morris Co. parks, facilities & trails are closed to the public effective Tues, April 7, 2020

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In accordance with Executive Order No. 118 from Gov. Murphy, county & state parks are now closed to the public,  This full closure includes all parking lots, grounds, facilities, trails, playgrounds, athletic fields, etc... https://www.morris...

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Township News
Posted on: April 4, 2020

Recommendation Regarding the Use of Cloth Face Coverings

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This guidance is NOT a substitute for social distancing. Facial coverings are an additive to help slow the spread of the virus. We must all continue to practice the actions of good hand-washing, social distancing, and only leaving the home for essential t...

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Additional Info... Township News
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Please Do Not Flush Any Products Other Than Toilet Paper

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We understand that in response to the current crisis, many of our residents stocked up on disinfectant wipes and other disposables and we encourage you to continue disinfecting your environment to prevent the spread of COVID-19, however we ask everyone to...

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Township News
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Letter to Residents 3/27/20

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Stay at Home, COVID-19 Dashboard, The Township is Here for You, and Our Support for Each Other

Additional Info... Township News
Posted on: March 24, 2020

A Message to Residents from the Mayor and the Township Committee – March 24, 2020

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Posted: 3/24/20 As we enter a period in which the number of COVID-19 cases is expected to increase significantly, we would like the public to be aware of the following information.

Additional Info... Township News
Posted on: March 21, 2020

Governor Murphy Announces Statewide Stay at Home Order, Closure of All Non-Essential Retail Business

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Governor Murphy Announces Statewide Stay at Home Order, Closure of All Non-Essential Retail Businesses
Order Also Prohibits All Social Gatherings, Mandates Work From Home Arrangements for Employees When Possible, and Invalidates Any Conflicting Local and C...
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Township News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Municipal Services Press Release

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FOR RELEASE

Contact: Timothy Quinn, Township Administrator / Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator, (973) 326-7360, administration@morristwp.com             

To help curtail the possibility of...

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Township News
Posted on: March 15, 2020

COVID 19 NJDOH DASHBOARD

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Dear Residents:As of Thursday afternoon, there is 29 presumptive cases of COVID-19 in the State of New Jersey, of which just one case is in all of Morris County.  We all must remain vigilant to keep this virus from spreading to and within our com...

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Additional Info... Township News
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Spring/ Summer Parks and Rec Brochure

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Spring/ Summer Parks & Rec Brochure  /   Register here for Spring/ Summer programs 

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Township News
Posted on: March 8, 2019

Morris Township Committee OFFICE HOURS

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July Office Hours are CANCELLED, please reach out to the Township Committee with any questions or concerns via email:

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Township News
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Be Stigma-Free

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The Morris County Stigma-Free Communities Initiative is a county-wide program which aims to eradicate the stigma associated with mental illness and substance use disorders.

We are dedicated to raising awareness of these illnesses by creating an environment...

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Additional Info... Township News
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Morris Township Needs Volunteer Firefighters

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Be a hero to your  kids, your community, and yourself

Advantages of Volunteering:

-Free Family Membership at Ginty & Streeter Pools

-VIP stipend package

-All training costs covered

-Community comradery & events

-Excellent equipment

Contact Chief...

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