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January is Human Trafficking Prevention Month


Human trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery, which exists in New Jersey. On May 6, 2013, the New Jersey Prevention, Protection and Treatment Act was signed into law, mandating a state observance of January as Human Trafficking Prevention Month, and January 11 as Human Trafficking Awaren...

Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Essex County


We want to take this opportunity to notify the citizens of Verona of a very destructive pest that will be affecting some of our local shade trees in the near future. The Emerald Ash Borer (Agrilus planipennis) is a very devastating insect pest to all Ash trees and the White Fringe Tree. At th...

Candidate Packets Available for 2017 Municipal Election


Verona residents interested in running for Township Council in the May 9, 2017 Municipal Election can obtain an election packet in the Office of the Municipal Clerk, 600 Bloomfield Avenue, Verona, New Jersey between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Candidates must be a regis...

Verona Volunteer Night


In an effort to showcase all of Verona’s remarkable volunteer organizations, the Township of Verona and Sustainable Verona are going to hold a Volunteer Night Open House in the Verona Community Center Ballroom, 880 Bloomfield Ave. on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 from 7:00pm-9:00pm. Volu...

Jitney Service Survey


The Township of Verona is evaluating the feasibility of a jitney service to and from a train station. A jitney service would provide a convenient, safe and environmentally-friendly service to our Verona commuters. Please take a few minutes to complete this brief survey to help us explore the idea...

PSEG Offers Tips to Stay Warm and Safe


(December 15, 2016 - Newark, NJ) – With frigid weather on the way, PSE&G offers tips to help customers stay warm and safe from carbon monoxide poisoning. Cold weather tips: Lower your thermostat by just one degree, which may reduce your heating bill by up to 3 percent. Save e...

Verona Rescue Squad Joins Amazon Smile


This is a program for ANY Amazon customer to donate to a local charity of their choice. While shopping online, you can also allow Amazon Smile to make a donation to the Verona Rescue Squad. What Amazon does is Amazon takes  0.5% of your total purchase and donates it to the Verona Res...

PSE&G Reminds Customers to Apply for Assistance in Paying Winter Heating Bills


(Dec. 1, 2016 - Newark, N.J.) – With cold weather just around the corner, PSE&G reminds customers that the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is now accepting applications for the 2016- 2017 heating season. LIHEAP is a program run by the State of New Jersey Departmen...

DROUGHT WARNING ISSUED


The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has placed 14 counties in North, Central and Northern Coastal New Jersey under a drought warning due to ongoing precipitation deficits and deteriorating water-supply conditions, particularly storage levels in reservoirs. DEP Commissio...

Join the Verona Solar Challenge!


IT’S THE YEAR OF SOLAR! Dear Neighbor: You have likely heard a lot of buzz about solar energy! If you’re like most people, you have many questions and solar may seem complex and confusing. The Verona Solar Challenge was developed to help answer your questions...

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