News Flash

Posted on: December 3, 2019

Residents Urged to Create Smart911 Safety Profile to Assist First Responders

Millburn Short Hills First Responders

Millburn Township Public Safety Officials are asking residents to create profiles with Smart911 that will share important information with local 911 first responders.

With Smart911, anytime a resident makes an emergency call from a phone registered to thei...

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Township Highlights
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Register for the Township of Millburn's "Do Not Knock List"

Blue and White Do Not Knock Sticker for use within the Township of Millburn

Following an increase in reports concerning door-to-door canvassing, the Township recommends interested residents register for Millburn’s Do Not Knock list.

To add your name and address to the list, please register at and v...

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Township Highlights
Posted on: November 20, 2019

File Concerns, Requests through Millburn's SDL Portal

Screenshot of Millburn Township SDL Portal Complaint Form, showing how to select a department, issue

Have an issue to report? Need to review permits on a particular property in town?  

The Township of Millburn recently re-launched an expanded SDL Portal for residents to easily access property information, check on the status of a permit and file ...

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News Flash

Posted on: January 16, 2020

Millburn Township Seeks Recycling Hauler Information from Commercial Properties

Green garbage truck

The Township of Millburn is seeking recycling hauler information from commercial properties located within the township.

Every year, all 565 municipalities in the State of New Jersey are required to submit a recycling tonnage grant report to the Department...

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Township News
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Municipal Closures for Monday, January 20

Township of Millburn sign outside of Town Hall building

In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Town Hall will be closed on Monday, January 20. Trash and recycling collections will continue as scheduled.

The Millburn Free Public Library will also be closed on January 20. Regular hours will resume on Tuesd...

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Township News
Posted on: December 11, 2019

Millburn Township Schools Hold Special Referendum Election on January 28, 2020

Millburn Middle School

A special referendum election on the Millburn School District’s Capital & Maintenance Plan is scheduled for Tuesday, January 28, 2020.

Millburn Schools representatives appeared at the December 17 Township Committee meeting to discuss the refe...

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Township News
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Essex County Deer Management Program Begins January 14

South Mountain Reservation

Essex County will hold its annual Deer Management Program in January, February and March on Tuesdays in South Mountain Reservation and Thursdays in Hilltop Reservation.

South Mountain Reservation and all parking areas and walking paths inside the reservati...

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Township News
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Millburn Public Library Eliminates Late Fees

Millburn Library

The Millburn Free Public Library announced that it is testing a fine-free system on a six-month trial basis starting January 1, 2020.

Under this system, daily late fees will be eliminated and borrowers will instead be charged full replacement value for ite...

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Township News
Posted on: December 26, 2019

Curbside Christmas Tree Recycling Scheduled for January

Curbside Tree Collection

Live Christmas tree recycling is scheduled for the month of January! Collection is NOT zone based and trees may be placed at the curb any day of the week. For proper collection please:

  • Remove all bags, garland, lights, ornaments and tree stands.
  • Discard all...
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Township News
Posted on: December 18, 2019

2020 Overnight Parking and 24 Hour Parking Permits Information

Aerial view of Short Hills Train Station parking lots

The Millburn Township Committee passed Ordinance No. 2549-19 this week that establishes eligibility and increases fees for 24 hour parking permits. The Ordinance also creates a new permit for eligible residents to park overnight in designated Township own...

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Township News
Posted on: October 17, 2019

12/24 Update: Farley Pl., Ridgewood Rd., Old Short Hills Road Paving

Close up of pavement

12/24 Update

A speed hump will be constructed on Ridgewood road today, December 24.  Work hours are expected from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Expect a full road closure. 

12/17 Update

A speed hump will be constructed on Ridgewood road this Thur...

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Township News
Posted on: November 22, 2019

Winter Walk in Taylor Park

Winter Walk Poster

The Annual Winter Walk in Taylor Park kicks off this Saturday, November 30 at 3:00 p.m. in Taylor Park!

The day’s events include a park parade featuring local organizations, scouts, students and more, along with live music and giveaways from local merchant...

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Township News
Posted on: December 12, 2019

Township Committee Passes Ordinance on Single Use Plastics

Sustainable food take out packaging

At its December 3 meeting, the Township Committee passed an ordinance to prohibit the use of single-use plastic bags and polystyrene containers and reduce the use of single-use straws within the Township. The ordinance will take effect in six months. See ...

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