Liberty Township News Board
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Volume 8, No. 16The weekend weather forecast looks pretty good for some outdoor autumn fun! There are fall festivals in Blairstown, Great Meadows and Belvidere; a haunting crime thriller comes to Centenary Stage; area wineries are offering music, mead, a Grape Gallop and other festivities; plus there's a Guided Tree Hike and access to the Morris Canal and its museums. And locals should check out the Community Corner we introduced last week. Have fun and Happy Wanderings!
YOU ARE INVITED TO OUR OPEN HOUSE
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Family Promise of Warren Co.
The Warren County Bridge Department will be closing Free Union Road between Beechwood Road and Quenby Mountain Road on or about Tuesday, 13 October 2015 for repairs to Culvert #23046. The road should be closed for approximately thrr (3) weeks. "On or About" closure signs will be erected indicating the anticipated date of closure. The detour during construction will be Beechwood Road to Tamarack Toad to Lakeside Drive to Mountain Lake Road to Rader Road. Detour signs will be posted.
Join the MLCA & WAG on Sept. 30th for a water monitoring training at the lake. This free workshop will be a hands-on 30 minute presentation. Please dress for the weather. We are meeting by the boat launch on the west side of the lake at 5:30 pm. Volunteers are needed to help us monitor the water quality at the lake and be able to identify visually, potential issues to our waters. All are welcome to attend. If you have any questions, please contact Shannon at email@example.com or 908.475.5122.
Liberty Township Municipal Building
Wednesday - 30 September
Saturday - 3 October
Everyone is invited to join
Cat Hollow Club
Date: Saturday, October 31
Time: 4:30 pm to 7:30
Sunday, November 8th from 12:00 – 3:00 pm
The Liberty Township Fall Residential Clean-up is scheduled October 12 through October 17, 2015.
A voucher system will be used Each voucher permits (1) one car, pick-up or small trailer size load to dump at the Warren County Landfill.
Landfill hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 2:30pm and Saturday from 7:00am to 11:00am. The Landfill is closed on Sunday.
Thanks to grant support from the Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (ANJEC) and their Open Space Stewardship grants program, the Liberty Township Environmental Commission (LTEC) will be able to expand our education efforts to the community! The funds will be used to implement the Mountain Lake Stewardship Education Project. This project includes installing four educational signs around the lake.
Dog license fees have changed for 2015
Dogs (6 months and older) are to be licensed during the month of January each year. Fees are $8.00 for neutered/spayed and $11.00 for non-neutered/non-sprayed. A $5.00 late fee per month, per animal will be charged after January 31st.
Application forms can be found online or can be picked up at the Municipal Clerk's Office.
To license by mail, make your check payable to LIBERTY TOWNSHIP and enclose:
Mail to: Liberty Township, 349 Mountain Lake Rd., Great Meadows, NJ 07838
Please note that the Rabies certificate cannot expire before November 1st of the licensing year.
Fire Prevention and Home Fire Safety Tips
About 3,400 Americans die each year in fires and about 17,500 are injured. You can stop fire before it starts. Use this fact sheet to learn how to prevent a fire in your home and know what to do if you have a fire.
Stop the fire before it starts.
Animal Lost and Found
If you have lost or found an animal please contact the Animal Control Official, Alan De Carolis at 908.377.0808
The Liberty Township Animal Holding Facility is located at
Come Enjoy Breakfast at the
Breakfast is served the third Sunday of each month,