Monday, January 7, 2013
Former Council President James Lonergan nominated Resto for the role.
In the Chatham Borough Council's first meeting of 2013, Councilman Leonard Resto was unanimously selected to serve as the council president. Resto, along with John Holman, was sworn in for his second full term on the council Monday evening. The two were re-elected to the council in November, both for three-year terms. He has served as the liaison to the Green Initiatives Committee, the Environmental Commission, the Public Arts Council, the Community Garden Committee and the Open Space and Historical Trust Advisory Committee. Resto was nominated by Councilman James Lonergan, who has served as council president for the past two years. The role of president expires on Dec. 31 of this year.
Sunday, January 6, 2013
The Chatham Borough Council's first meeting of 2013 will include a discussion of a potential shared construction office between Madison and Chatham, and establish an Overnight Parking Advisory Committee.
The Chatham Borough Council will reconvene for their reorganization Monday, their first meeting in the new year. Mayor Bruce Harris will give his annual address, which will recapture the old year and look forward into 2013. Besides the annual address from Harris, Councilmen Len Resto and John Holman will be sworn in for their second terms on the council. Both were recently re-elected to the council. A regular meeting will follow the reorganization meeting. Information Technology Services, a Sergeant Zone Plan for the Chatham Borough Police Department and a shared service between Madison and Chatham for the construction office are among the discussion items on the regular agenda. If the construction services are shared, there is a potential…
A look at what to expect on Chatham Patch this week.
Welcome to the first Monday of 2013! There are 358 days left in 2013. Each Monday we welcome you back to the work week with a look at what to expect in the Chathams. From content you'll find on Patch as the week goes on to community activities, here's what you need to know this week: 1) You need to know about Chatham Borough: And you'll learn it! The borough council meets Monday evening for their annual reorganization, including swearing in reelected members Len Resto and John Holman, and appointing members and officials for the current year. 2) You need to know about school security: And Superintendent Michael LaSusa will discuss school security during his report to the Board of Education when they meet Monday evening, their first meeting…
Sunday, December 30, 2012
A look at what to expect from Chatham Patch this week.
Happy (almost) 2013 from Chatham Patch to you and your family! Every Monday, we give you a look at what to expect from Chatham Patch this week. From special events to municipal meetings, if you're wondering what the week has in store, we can tell you in This Week On Patch: 1) You need to know about New Year's Eve: First Night Morris, cab numbers and other things you'll need to have a happy and safe New Year's Eve. 2) You need to know about Christmas tree disposal: When (and, in some cases, where) to drop off your Christmas tree before it becomes a hassle to you and your family. 3) You need to know about reorganization meetings: The Chatham Township Committee will meet Thursday to appoint a mayor for 2013 and make their other annual …