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Category Archives: News and Events

February 25, 20200 Planning Board Agenda Revised

Bridgewater Township Council Notice of Cancellation – 2-20-2020

February 18, 2020-Zoning Board Agenda

February 13, 2020 Council Agenda – Special Session

New Area of Bridgewater to Receive Dual Steam Recycling Totes from County

The Somerset County Department of Public Works is expanding their use of Dual Stream Recycling totes to additional areas of Bridgewater.  This area will receive their totes on February 19th and the first pick up will be March 4th.  Please see the below flyer for additional information and to see if you will be receiving a Dual Stream tote this month. 

New Recycling Tote Flyer

 

 

 

Center of Excellence Lawsuit FAQ

On January 31, 2020, the developer for the Center of Excellence filed suit against the Bridgewater Township Planning Board. The intent of this document is to help answer some of the questions we have been getting from residents on this matter. 

Center of Excellence Frequently Asked Questions

 

 

 

 

 

PRESS RELEASE: A Statement from Mayor Moench in Response to the Lawsuit Against the Planning Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                         
February 4, 2020

Contact: Wells Winegar, Deputy Administrator
Phone: 908-725-6300

 

 

A Statement from Mayor Moench in Response to the Lawsuit Against the Planning Board

 

“As I have said many times before, development and land use matters in Bridgewater will no longer be met with a handshake and a rubber stamp,” said Mayor Matthew Moench.  “Our Administration will aggressively oppose any attempt to circumvent our zoning ordinance and will oppose this meritless action by Advance Realty every step of the way.  Though this may be something less than Advance is used to, it is no less than what Bridgewater residents deserve.”

“With six new members and new Board attorney getting up to speed on this complicated matter, the resolution shall be addressed on the planning board’s February 25th meeting.  Nearly two years after they first filed their site plan, with a voluntary dismissal and a number of other delays of their own making along the way, it is hard to take this developer’s demand for immediate action seriously.  Advance Realty knows very well that this lawsuit will not be resolved before the planning board convenes on February 25th to consider this resolution, so this action is either a publicity stunt or, worse yet, a blatant and shameless attempt to end run our municipal land use process. Whatever their motives, this Board and this Administration will not be bullied by developers seeking to turn a profit at the cost of our residents quality of life.”  

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February 11, 2020-Planning Board Meeting-CANCELLED

Somerset County Press Release: County Health Department’s Response Is Proactive to New Coronavirus

Somerset County Health Department Press Release

 

Additional Resources:

Center for Disease Control (CDC)

New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH)

Somerset County Health Department

 

 

 

 

 

February 4, 2020-Zoning Board Meeting-CANCELLED

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