September 15, 2015
Harding Township Police advise that road construction/milling/paving on Lee's Hill Road, between Madisonville Road (BT) and #163, is scheduled to start on Tuesday, September 16, 2014. Construction is scheduled to last approximately six week days. Road work will start at 9:00 am and run through 5 pm. The road will be open to alternating traffic, except for a few hours to replace a drainage pipe. Officers will be directing traffic and detour signs will be in place. Local traffic, school buses and emergency vehicles will have access.
Three County roads in Harding Township are slated for repair.
Chief Mark Giansanti states that currently road repair is taking place on the entire length of Spring Valley Road. Milling and paving is currently in process. Completion is targeted for mid-September.
Lee's Hill Road is scheduled for late September, which will also include milling, paving and striping. This project is scheduled to be completed by early october.
Village Road pre-construction, milling paving and striping will take place in October.
Follow the website postings for updated details.
The Harding Township Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Candidate qualifications include:
The Harding Township Police Department Selection Process consists of:
Salary $45,219 (Subject to increase with job experience). Harding Township is an equal opportunity employer.
Fill out the application and mail or drop off at Harding Township Police Headquarters, 21 Blue Mill Road, New Vernon, NJ. 07976 with cover letter and PTC certificate.
Filing deadline October 10, 2014
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ANNUAL CURBSIDE CLEAN-UP
The Harding Township Committee announced that the annual curbside clean-up will commence on Monday, September 29, 2014
Materials that will not be collected are: building materials, garbage, stones, concrete, soil, brush, yard debris, toxic chemicals, propane bottles or tanks, 55 gallon drums (empty or full), oil tanks and oil based paints.
Lawnmowers and other gasoline powered equipment must have the gas and oil drained. Hot water heaters and water conditioners must be drained. Pipes and single pieces of lumber must be cut or bent into sections four (4) feet or less in length. Latex paints containers must be opened and completely dried out.
Please do not leave items in front of property sooner than ten (10) days prior to the September 29th collection date.
Materials that will not be collected, but are acceptable at the recycling center are all standard recyclables (newspaper, cardboard, glass, aluminum, plastics), barbeque size propane tanks, tires, computers and related electronic devices.
Any questions please call Tracy Toribio, at the Harding Township Department of Public Works, 973-267-2448
Public Works Department
The Harding Township Department of Public Works will once again be performing road repairs per our comprehensive road maintenance program. We will be performing pipe and drainage work, filling pot holes, milling deficiencies and patching all holes with hot asphalt. Please be careful and slow down when driving on roads when roadwork signs are present to ensure the safety of your Public Works Employees. Also please be especially careful operating a bicycle or walking on these roads.
Phase 1 – Spring – May 30, 2014
Phase 2 – June 1, 2014 – July 15, 2014
Phase 3 – July 16, 2014 – September 15, 2014
Phase IV (if resources available) – September 15, 2014 – October 15, 2014
At August’s Township Committee Meeting, Sergeant Giansanti urged residents to take a few simple precautions to help safeguard their homes:
Harding Township Municipal Offices PO Box 666, 21 Blue Mill Road, New Vernon, NJ 07976Phone: 973-267-8000 Fax: 973-267-6221
Harding Township Police Department PO Box 246, 21 Blue Mill Road, New Vernon, NJ 07976Phone: (non-emergency) 973-455-0500 (emergency) 911 Fax: 973-455-1135