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All schedules Ordinances and Resolutions on the agenda were passed without opposition.Hoverer Councilors Rivers and Greaves abstained on a vote to renew the license for the " Latino's Corp." at 665 South Ave .This was on a new Resolution which had been added to the agenda.
In total there were 8 resolutions added to the agenda, all being accepted and passed.
One of the new items was the awarding of a paving contract for Contract Group 3 to pave:
- Myrtle Ave from Jefferson Ave to Rock Ave
- Rock Ave. from South Second to Green Brook Bridge
- West Fourth St. from MascDowell St to Plainfield Ave.
- West Fourth St. from Palinfield Ave. to Park Ave..
Along those lines those of us who travel Watchung Ave. noticed that this just completed project had 5 new "openings". It seems that there was an epidemic of water line breaks mainly in the lead based collateral pipes that lead to homes. I have been informed that as soon as the new fill settles it will be finished with new top coating laser bonded to the existing pavement. This is a sad but unforeseen incident.