Morris Plains Borough Weekly Update
Friday, February 26, 2021

Upcoming Municipal Meetings
3/1 Municipal Alliance
3/3 Shade Tree Commission
3/4 Council Meeting
3/5 Council Budget Workshop

Important Dates this Week
2/27 Swab to Save a Life

Meeting notices and agendas will be published

Recreation News
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Keep Checking the Recreation News on the Website for more information!

2021 Pool Booklet
2021 Pool Membership
Summer Camp Info
Job Posting: Summer Recreation Programs Director
Morris Plains Fire Association Memorial Scholarship Program
The Morris Plains Fire Association wishes to recognize the academic and civic accomplishments of the young residents of the Borough of Morris Plains. This Memorial Scholarship Fund is founded in memory of the deceased members of the Morris Plains Fire Association. The Scholarship fund is established to aid qualified individuals in their desire to attend college, vocational school or to acquire other post secondary school education. 

Tom Tani
MPFA Scholarship Chairman
973 906 1508

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We have had reports of dog waste being left on sidewalks, walking trails, lawns and in residents' trash cans. Please clean up after your dog and dispose of properly. Please click here to learn more: Link to Ordinance Thank you!
Morris Plains School District
Kindergarten Pre-Registration is Open

The Morris Plains School District is currently collecting information for our new Kindergarten students for the 2021-2022 school year. Any parents who have Kindergarten age children should preregister using this link. Children must be residents of Morris Plains and five years of age on or before October 1, 2021, to be eligible for a September entrance into kindergarten. A birth certificate, proof of residence, and health information are required at the registration.
Spring Soccer Registration is Open!
Our 6-week spring soccer clinics are held Sundays starting April 11, 2021.
  • 1st-4th grade program run by volunteer coaches.
  • PreK Clinic (age 3 through Kindergarten) run by professional trainers 
Visit for complete details and eligibility.

Morris Plains Co-op Play School
Registration Open for 2021-22 School Year
and Summer Fun Program
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Thank you to all who supported the Morris Plains "Neighbors Helping Neighbors" fundraiser for the Interfaith Food Pantry. More than $2,500 was raised to provide nutritious food, education and resources to families in Morris Plains and surrounding communities.

Monthly donations will continue to increase this amount, and donations are always appreciated at Interfaith Food Pantry and Resource Center - (

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Municipal Court Update

In an effort to maintain public safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, the municipal court will continue to host remote virtual court sessions.  Please contact us to schedule a proceeding and/or provide updated personal information.   

If you are disputing a traffic ticket and do not wish to appear in court, many cases are now eligible for review through the Online Municipal Case Resolution System at You may select the option for case dispute and enter your ticket information.  Eligible traffic tickets will be reviewed by the prosecutor and you will be notified with their recommendation. 

Our office is here to serve you during the hours of 8:30-4:30 Monday through Friday.   While the building is closed for public entry, you may call the court to schedule an appointment at 973-538-4019. We are committed to delivering exceptional customer service in "The Community of Caring" and strive to provide a satisfying court experience for all.   
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