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Posted on: May 17, 2022

Hopewell Township Police Lieutenant James Rosso promoted to the Chief of Police

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Hopewell Township Police Lieutenant James Rosso has been promoted to the Hopewell Township Chief of Police. He was sworn in during the Monday, May 16, Township Committee meeting.   

Chief Rosso has been with the Hopewell Township Police D...

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Posted on: May 15, 2022

Hopewell Township Police vs. Teachers from HVRSD Charity Softball Game on Saturday, May 21!

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Don't miss the fun! And for a great cause!

The Hopewell Township Police Department officers will be competing against the teachers from the Hopewell Valley School District in the inaugural charity softball game on May 21, 2022, at 10AM. Admission ...

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Posted on: May 14, 2022

Hopewell Valley Celebrates Older Americans Month!

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National Older Americans Month is celebrated each year in May, where we recognize and celebrate the older residents in our community.   Older adults play vital, positive roles in our communities – as family members, friends, mentors, vo...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Symptomatic? Don't delay- get tested for COVID!

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Early treatment is vital for people at high-risk of severe illness from COVID-19. Being vaccinated makes you much less likely to get very sick. Still, some vaccinated people, especially those ages 65 years or older, or who have other risk factors for seve...

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

Last day to register to vote in the primary election is Tuesday, May 17!

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To register in New Jersey, you must be:

  • A United States citizen
  • At least 17 years old, though you may not vote until you have reached the age of 18
  • A resident of the county for 30 days before the election
  • A person not serving a sentence of incarceration as th...
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Posted on: May 10, 2022

A NOTE FROM THE COLLECTOR REGARDING TOWNSHIP UTILITY BILLS

New Jersey has established the LOW-INCOME HOUSEHOLD WATER ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (LIHWAP).  This is a federally funded program providing financial assistance to eligible low-income households to reduce the balances on their residential water and sewe...

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Posted on: May 8, 2022

Do You Have Financial Stress? The State Provides Help!

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73% of Americans say finances are their biggest source of stress. NJ FinLIt, provided by New Jersey Department of the Treasury, helps you learn more about money, insurance, taxes, and credit to reduce that stress. 
Access FREE, personalized financ...
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Posted on: May 6, 2022

Beware of Increasing Rates of Car Theft in NJ

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Car thefts are happening all over New Jersey, in the suburbs and larger cities. The Hopewell Valley is no exception. According to the NJ State Police, most auto thefts occur when the key fob is left in the car or when the car is left running. Do not make ...
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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Attention gardeners! Wood chips and leaf mulch available!

Help yourself to free wood chips and leaf mulch, courtesy of Public Works! You'll find the piles off the Municipal Building parking lot, adjacent to the skate park. While supplies last....

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Environmental Commission celebrates Arbor Day with Hopewell Township's Salem Oak seedling

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On Saturday, April 30th, in honor of Arbor Day, Mayor Courtney Peters-Manning, Committee Member Uma Purandare, and the members of the Environmental Commission celebrated the planting of Hopewell Township’s Salem Oak seedling in Woolsey Park!&...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Hopewell Township Police Department’s Alexis Mirra promoted from Detective to Sergeant

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Sgt. Mirra started her career with the Hopewell Township Police Department in September of 2010. After spending several years in patrol, in 2017 she was transferred to the Detective Bureau, making her the first female in the department’s history...

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Posted on: May 1, 2022

Mercer lunch program for older adults reopens in-person dining

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After a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Mercer County Nutrition Program for Older Adults will resume in-person lunches at nine of its locations starting Monday, May 2, announced Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes.  ...

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

Beware TICKS!

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2022 is predicted to be a bad year for ticks. Here are some tips to help you cope with tick season and still enjoy the outdoors.

 

  • Walk on cleared trails and stay in the center of a trail to minimize contact with leaf litter, brush, and high grasse...
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Posted on: April 29, 2022

Committee Member David Chait's video update for May

Transcript-  Hello. I’m David Chait, a Hopewell Township Committee member, wishing you a Happy Spring and bringing you this month’s community update. 

May is a very special month and I would like to wish a Happy Mother...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

Important info about voting in the Primary election!

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There are 3 ways you can vote in the primary on June 7. This flyer explains your options.

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Posted on: April 8, 2022

Become a poll worker!!

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Important Call~ The Mercer County Board of Elections is looking for poll workers for the upcoming Primary Election to be held on Tuesday, June 7th! The pay is $300 for the day. To apply, please complete an application on the Board of Elections website or ...

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Posted on: February 28, 2022

Carter Road PSE&G Underground Construction through July

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PSE&G and their approved contractors are working underground on the public rights of way in Hopewell and Lawrence Townships, along Carter Road, between Cherry Valley Road and Cold Soil Road. The initial phase of the project is complete, and included t...

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