Municipal Messenger Monthly/ July
July Zoom Meetings

View our website's Agenda Center for each respective meeting Agenda with Zoom Information

Tues, July 5: Economic Development Advisory Committee (EDAC), 7 PM
Wed, July 13: Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC), 7 PM
Thurs, July 14: Environmental Commission, 7 PM
Mon, July 18: Planning Board, 7 PM
Wed, July 20: Township Committee, 7 PM (click here to view the Township Committees agendas, minutes, videos, & emails)
Thurs, July 21: Swim Pool Advisory Committee,
6:30 PM
Mon, July 25: Board of Adjustment, 7 PM
July Department of
Public Works (DPW) Dates
Mon, July 4: No Collection Services, see schedule below
Fri, July 8: *Large Item Collection for Area 1
Sat, July 9: Yardwaste Collection, Zone 1
Fri, July 15: *Large Item Collection for Area 2
Sat, July 16: Yardwaste Collection, Zone 2
Fri, July 22: *Large Item Collection for Area 3
Fri, July 29:*Large Item Collection for Area 4
Mon, July 25-July 29: Large Metal & Appliance Collection, call the DPW, 973-326-7398 or request a pick-up online in advance, link

*Call the DPW, 973-326-7398 or request a pick-up online in advance (all requests should be made the week prior to scheduled Friday pick-up date), link
Curbside Yardwaste Collection
1. Curbside pickup of grass clippings, leaves, plant waste, and light brush takes place on the scheduled Saturday dates listed beginning in April and ending in September. Please review the street listing to find out your zone and scheduled collection dates. 
2. Place in 32 gallon standard garbage cans with lid and handles
3. Grass clippings, leaves, plant waste, and light brush can be mixed together during this period. Light brush should be tied with string in bundles no longer than
4 ft., or placed in 32 gallon standard garbage cans cut to the height of the garbage can. 
4. Fifty(50) pound limit per can or bundle
6. RESIDENTS ONLY (no contractors) may bring grass clipping and light brush to the Department of Public Works located on Jane Way off West Hanover Avenue during business hours, Monday thru Saturday, 6 AM to 1:45 PM. 
July 9th, Aug 13th, Sept 10th 
July 16th, Aug 20th, Sept 17th 
Monday, July 4, 2022/ Collection Service Schedule
All Township of Morris non-emergency offices will be closed on Monday, July 4, 2022 in observance of Independence Day.

Please see the Collection Service Schedule below.

Mon, July 4: No Collection
Tues, July 5: Mon Trash & Recycling
Wed, July 6: Tues Trash & Recycling
Thurs, July 7: Wed Trash & Recycling
Fri, July 8: Thurs Trash & Recycling
Township Committee Office Hours
The Township Committee will be rotating Committee Members every first Tuesday of the month in 2022.

Tuesday, July 5:
-4:30- 5:30 PM Open Session via Zoom with Deputy Mayor Catherine "Cathy" Wilson. (Zoom info will be posted to "Township Highlights" closer to the date)
- 5:30-6:30 PM by phone, appointment only (schedule an appointment here) Township Committee member names will be posted beforehand

Bring your questions, comments, concerns or suggestions.
Flyer- A veteran service officer will be on site to assist with veteran needs.

Driver Licenses/ Non-Driver Identification Cards/ Registrations/ Real ID/ License Plates/ Placards/ Examination Permits
Motor Vehicle Commission's Mobile Unit will be in Morris Township
Thurs, July 28-Appointment Only!
Thurs, July 28 / 10 AM-2 PM
Streeter Pool Athletic Complex

The Mobile unit will only service the following transactions, click here and only 40 customers, with an additional 10 customers to be placed on a standby list.

So register here today! Deadline: July 14
2022 Summer Concert Series!
Tues, June 21, 7:00 PM, Heart of Gold
Tues, June 28, 7:00 PM, The Kootz
Tues, July 5, 7:00 PM, Hanover Wind Symphony
Tues, July 12, 7:00 PM, Jake Thistle
Tues, July 19, 7:00 PM, Belle Tones
Tues, July 26, 7:00 PM, Billy Joel Tribute
Tues, Aug 2, 7:00 PM, Jersey Sound
Tues, Aug 9, 6:30 PM, Zuko, Phillips, Cohen & Starr
Big Screen Outdoor Family Movie Night!
Bring the whole family and your blankets and lawn chairs to Ginty Field and enjoy our Free Big Screen Outdoor Family Movies. The family oriented features will begin at dusk; approximately 8:30 PM.

Wed, June 29: Sing 2
Wed, July 13: Inside Out
Wed, July 27: Disney’s Jungle Cruise
Sat, Aug 13: Space Jam: A New Legacy
Dept. of Parks & Recreation Summer Brochure!
Registration is available on Community Pass for Summer Programs:

Bus Trip to Coney Island!
Come join the Parks & Recreation Department for a FUN day at Coney Island!

July 17, 2022 / 10 AM- approx. 6 PM

For more information: Flyer
How to Grill Safely / CDC
What you need to know...
Summer Heat Awareness
Did you know: A Child's Core Temperature Rises 5x Faster Than An Adult?

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Under direction of the Building Sub Code Official, inspects new and existing buildings and structures to ensure compliance with the State Uniform Construction Code and enforces same to ensure public safety, health, and welfare. Related work, as required.

License – minimum requirement of a valid Building Inspector’s RCS License issued by the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs; ICS or HHS License a plus. Appointees will be required to possess a driver’s license valid in the State of New Jersey.

Anyone who feels they possess the necessary qualifications and skills to fill this position should submit a resume to
Environmental News You Can Use
-Environmental Commission Awarded $1,000 to Plant Pollinator Garden in Butterworth Park
-How to "Kill" Your Lawn Video and Handout from Dan Jaffe Wilder
-Let's Stop Using Leaf Blowers During Summer Months
-Six Powerhouse Pollinator Plants for Summer
-Native Plant of the Month: Blue-Eyed Grasses (Iris Family)
-2022 Webinar Series: Eight Steps to a Jersey-Friendly Yard