Weekly Update - Friday, July 16, 2021

Upcoming Municipal Meetings

7/19 Planning Board Meeting* - Notice
7/22 Recreation Commission Meeting

*The Planning Board will meet in person on July 19th.  PB 2-21, 130 Glenbrook Road Minor Subdivision, will be adjourned to the August 16, 2021 meeting. Please visit https://morrisplainsboro.org/planning-board/ for more information on planning board meetings.  

Other Upcoming Dates

7/18 Summer Concert at Robert's Garden
7/24 Blood Drive
7/29, 7/30 Summer Theatre Peformance

Meeting agendas will be published

Third Quarter 2021 Property Tax Bills 
The Borough received the final tax rate for 2021 this week and will be mailing out tax bills the week of July 26th.  If you have any questions, please contact the Tax Office at 973-538-2444 or athomas@morrisplainsboro.org.
At the Market This Week
Saturday, July 17th! 

Take Two - Bach to Rock. Let's hope the weather cooperates for the performance!  

Ort Farms will provide its own sweet corn. There is nothing like Jersey Corn. It's freshly picked on the day of the market. 

Round out your menu with all the other selections from the Market - pickles, olives, pies, quiches, artisan breads, salad dressings, perogies. 

This week our guests will be Burning Love Organics, Ragz Crochet, and GO Morris Plains. It's the place to be in Morris Plains on Saturday morning!
PreK Clinic (Ages 3 - Kindergarten) 
8-week clinic run by professional trainers 

1st - 4th Grade Rec League 
8-week season run by volunteer coaches  

Borough's Bravest Project
We invite all veterans, families of a veteran, or current service members that resided in Morris Plains to submit an application to obtain a banner, hung from the light poles along Speedwell Ave honoring our bravest residents. Please provide the following application, along with a portrait from service. These banners will be hung during the month of November, annually, recognizing Veteran’s day. We also invite sponsors for this important project. Please visit the town website for applications.
WANTED: Senior Athletes to Participate in the 2021 New Jersey Senior Olympic Games
Resident donations are always appreciated at Interfaith Food Pantry and Resource Center - (mcifp.org).

211 is a vital service that connects millions of people to help each year. To get expert, caring help, call 211 or visit Visit 211.org
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 njmcdirect.com. 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.   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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