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Maplewood Department Heads to Present at Budget Hearing Jan. 10


Tomorrow morning and afternoon, the heads of major Maplewood municipal departments — as well as its two special improvement districts — will present budget updates and requests to the Maplewood Township Committee as part of the 2015 municipal budget process.

Maplewood residents can watch in person — or on television — and submit their questions via email.

Residents can watch the meeting on FiOS channel 24 and Comcast channel 35. Budget-related questions can be emailed to the Township Committee at [email protected].

The meeting, to take place Saturday, Jan. 10, at Maplewood Town Hall at 574 Valley Street, will begin with a 2015 Budget Process and Overview presentation from 9 a.m. to 9:20 a.m.

Members of the public are invited to offer public comment in person after the presentations conclude (at about 3:30 p.m.).

Presentations include:

  • Municipal Court and Prosecutor (9:20 a.m. to 9:50 a.m.)
  • Construction Official/Code Enforcement (9:50 a.m. to 10:20 a.m.)
  • Health and Animal Control (10:20 a.m. to 10:50 a.m.)
  • (BREAK – 10:50 a.m. to 12 p.m.)
  • Police and Dispatching (11 a.m. to 12 p.m.)
  • (BREAK – 12 p.m. to 12:30 p.m.)
  • Fire and Office of Emergency Management (12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.)
  • Recreation and Cultural Affairs and Pool (1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.)
  • Maplewood Village Alliance (2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.)
  • Springfield Avenue Partnership (2:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.)
  • Tax Assessor (3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.)

The Township Committee will meet again on Saturday, January 31, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM to hold another hearing on the 2015 budget.

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