Notice is Hereby Given pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:65-25(d)(1) that “Courage to Reconnect Scotch Plains/Fanwood” will sponsor a series of public hearings in order to receive comments regarding its application to the NJ Department of Community Affairs (DCA), Local Finance Board, seeking the creation of a Municipal Consolidation Study Commission to study the consolidation of the Township of Scotch Plains and the Borough of Fanwood. A PDF copy of the application may be requested in advance of the hearings by sending an e-mail request to DCA staff at or via download from the applicant’s website

The first public hearing was held on June 18, 2012.  The second public hearing will be held at 7:30 p.m. on the 10th day of July, 2012, at 200 Forest Road, Fanwood, N.J. (corner of Woodland Avenue and Forest Road). The third (and final) public hearing will be held at 7:30 p.m. on the 16th day of July, 2012, at the Scotch Plains Council Chambers, 430 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains, N.J.

Courage To Reconnect Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Dated: June 26, 2012