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    Township of West Orange
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    ShariAnn Quirk
    Send Date:
    5/6/2021 12:00:00 PM
    Email Subject:
    'In and Around West Orange' 5/6/2021

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                                            [Please include name and mailing address]
    Covid Eligibility update

    IMPORTANT VACCINE ELIGIBILITY UPDATE: As of April 19, 2021, anyone 16 years of age and older is eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Here's are easiest ways to schedule your appointment.
    1. If you're 18 years of age or older, visit www.essexcovid.org. Click on the purple button that says 'Schedule A Vaccine' (Essex County residents only)

    2. For anyone 16 years of age or older, register at https://covidvaccine.nj.gov/ then IMMEDIATELY CALL the FEMA COVID Vaccine Center in Newark 855-568-0545 to schedule your appointment. (New Jersey residents only)

    3. Bergen County Megasite: Go to   https://www.hackensackmeridianhealth.org/covid19 click 'Sign Up Now for Appointment' and you will receive a link to schedule your appointment within 24-hours. (also 16-years of age and older)

    4. Visit any local pharmacy website including CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens, Shoprite, Costco, ACME, Wegmans to schedule your vaccine

    5. For anyone without access to Internet, call NJ hotline: 855-568-0545

    6. For anyone requiring assistance in scheduling vaccine appointments, visit www.westorange.org/vaccinehelp

     
    WO-Jr-Public-Safety-Academy-2021 
    West Orange Junior Public Safety Academy
    6/28 - 7/2 Monday- Friday
    8 a.m. - 2:45 p.m
    Liberty Middle School, 1 Kelly Dr. 
    The academy is for West Orange residents between the ages of 10-14. There is no cost to attend. Download the Application & Submit By 6/1/21
     
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    Downtown Thursdays
    Kicks off on Thursday, June 3 at Eagle Rock. Enjoy classic tunes from the Alden Street Band, dine outside, visit local businesses for special offers, and even hop on a food and history tour that will spin you through the sites and tastes of Eagle Rock. The location of additional Downtown Thursdays will rotate throughout each of the four Downtown West Orange areas of Eagle Rock, Tory Corner, St. Mark’s and The Valley. The events, spanning June and July, will each offer unique opportunities to experience West Orange. The full schedule can be viewed here: Downtown Thursdays Schedule

    Holiday Pick up   

    swift911
    West Orange Emergency Call System

    Sign up to receive calls, emails and/or texts from the Township when an emergency may arise or important information needs to be distributed to residents. Click http://www.westorange.org/swift911 to sign up

    REMINDER:
      TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED-The Township of West Orange requires all “peddlers” (door-to-door) to obtain a permit. Learn more here: Peddler's Permit Requirement. If you would like your address placed on the “Do Not Solicit List”, please contact the Clerk’s office via email at clerk@westorange.org or 973-325-4155   

      municipal id
    West Orange Municipal ID Program
    Residents can now apply for a West Orange identification card.
    Program is open to all residents, including people who do not have a 
    government ID.  For information  www.westorange.org/MunicipalID  

    2nd chance toys
    recycle-coach 
    Recycling Coach
    Check out this exciting site on all you need to know about recycling in West Orange.
    Get the Free Recycle Coach App.
    Get the free app for complete refuse & recycling information in West Orange at your fingertips!

    West Orange Senior Citizen Information Services
    Senior Citizen Resources
    Bingo, Zumba, Yoga, and more!
    Click Senior Resources for more info


      wopd camera
    Do You Have A Security Camera?
    West Orange Police offer a voluntary registration program to help in crime prevention. 
    Click here to register  westorange.org/cameraregistration
    For information, contact Sgt. Patrick Matullo at pmatullo@wopd.org  or call 973-325-4045
     

         WO-tax-insert-COLOR.jpg
    Save Money On Your Property Taxes!!
    Click Shop West Orange to get your FREE Shop West Orange Property Tax Rebate Card!


       tmh
    WOPD Introduces "Take Me Home" ID To Help Track At Risk Residents
    The program can help find someone who has run, wandered or just walked away
    from a location within the township and ease in their safe return. The Take Me Home
    program is helpful for people who are nonverbal or easily 
    disoriented. This includes those
    who suffer from Autism, Dementia, Deafness, 
    Alzheimer’s and other developmental disabilities. 
    The program is strictly voluntary and not limited by age or disability. Click here for an application
    Visit www.westorange.org/tmh for more information or call 973-325-4045/4007


       drop box
    WOPD Is A Permanent Prescription Drug Drop Off Location- TEMPORILY SUSPENDED
    The permanent collection sites are open year-round so unwanted medications can be safely discarded at the public’s convenience. Residents can dispose of their unused prescription drug medication by placing it in the marked collection sites. Dropping off medication is anonymous and safe. Residents should remove any identifying information from the medication containers, such as their name, address, telephone number and doctor’s name. Medications that are collected are brought to a licensed facility where they are safely disposed.  Please be advised that we cannot accept any sharps, epi-pens, inhalers or items containing mercury in our unwanted prescription drop box.
    http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx


      wopd
    Learn How To Start A Neighborhood Watch

    Neighborhood watches are started in an effort to reduce crime rates, provide security, and bring together a community. This cause can unify and fill a neighborhood with pride. Watches are also a great way to build relationships with law enforcement. Click Neighborhood Watch to learn more

        safe exchange
    Safe Exchange Zone Program

    This program is intended to create a safe environment for the transfer of goods and money for the seller and buyer involved in an internet based, in-person sale. Click Safe Exchange Zone to learn more
         
    What Else Is Going On In West Orange?
    Click on the logos below to stay up-to-date on everything happening in town.
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    Attention Jitney Commuters!!
    Download The Real-Time Tracking App!
    Click Real Time Commuter Tracking to learn more  
      
      
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    All Municipal Offices Will Remain Closed To the Public Until Further Notice
    All Municipal Offices Will Remain Closed To the Public Until Further Notice
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    West Orange Arts Council Board Meetin
    3/11
    Thursday VIRTUAL
     7 p.m 

    Upcoming Meetings:   2021-  4/8, 5/13, 6/10, 7/8, 8/12, 9/9, 10/14, 11/11 & 12/9 

    Special Incentive  for West Orange Arts Council Supporters!

    With your gift, receive a 1 year West Orange Arts Council membership (or extend your current membership by 12 months) and a custom-designed, facemask handmade by WOAC's Charlotte Wescott.     Please help us Play a Part in the Arts and   make your contribution today. https://woarts.wildapricot.org/Donate

    Objet Trouve - An Exhibit of Found Objects
     1/16/21 - 2/27/21
    Virginia Block, Nina Cioppettini, Maria Estrela, Rona Goldfarb, Ellen Hark, Kathleen Heron, Mary.Howe, Carol Jenkins, Cansuela Lawrence, Aron Lifschultz, Modern Fossils, Frank Niccoletti, Amelia Panico, Jennifer Place, Danielle Scott, Georgia Varidakis, Alexandra Vasconcelos,
    Ann Vollum, Curated by Carol Black-Lemon
    Artist's Reception: 1/16/21  RSVP required: info@woarts.org

    Creative Connection
    7-9 p.m.      
    3rd Wednesday of each month via Zoom  
       

    Free for WOAC Members / $10 Non-members
    Artist discussion and critique group open to creative thinkers and artists of all genres. 
    For more info: woarts.org info@woarts.org

    Booey Toons
    10-11am        
    Most Saturdays via Zoom Weekly virtual cartoon drawing session. 
    Bring your pen or marker with paper, empty pizza box, or Grampa’s old coffee mug to make cartoons.  
    RSVP: Private message @Booey McBooerson on Facebook 


    All Events  & MeetingsWest Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd.
    For more information, visit www.woarts.org  

    Plain text message

    [mailto:squirk@westorange.org]

    [Please include name and mailing address]






    IMPORTANT VACCINE ELIGIBILITY UPDATE: As of April 19, 2021, anyone 16 years of age and older is eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Here's are easiest ways to schedule your appointment.

    1. If you're 18 years of age or older, visit www.essexcovid.org. [http://www.essexcovid.org/?fbclid=IwAR1unSUv_j9VhcFndvVey3okw80MzNqnZislyKWJ7tfalkHpD-BX9sZSVOc] Click on the purple button that says 'Schedule A Vaccine' (Essex County residents only)

    2. For anyone 16 years of age or older, register at https://covidvaccine.nj.gov/ [https://covidvaccine.nj.gov/?fbclid=IwAR3DTfAPGELgUdZodsNwRUcVXkv-o6R_aERwIzxU4j1MXi3oCu5e7maRtrU] then IMMEDIATELY CALL the FEMA COVID Vaccine Center in Newark 855-568-0545 to schedule your appointment. (New Jersey residents only)

    3. Bergen County Megasite: Go to https://www.hackensackmeridianhealth.org/covid19 [https://www.hackensackmeridianhealth.org/covid19?fbclid=IwAR3WEr_UpzJregXElyxYh03lYix1Mi5z_Mz9YFy-QeaGJfNzskae2l_XKZE] click 'Sign Up Now for Appointment' and you will receive a link to schedule your appointment within 24-hours. (also 16-years of age and older)

    4. Visit any local pharmacy website including CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens, Shoprite, Costco, ACME, Wegmans to schedule your vaccine

    5. For anyone without access to Internet, call NJ hotline: 855-568-0545

    6. For anyone requiring assistance in scheduling vaccine appointments, visit www.westorange.org/vaccinehelp [http://www.westorange.org/vaccinehelp?fbclid=IwAR1GYChY_8Fad3lzF4_dxLwy8QuaF3W-4nkck5XAX5EPcDd830asecCtYHI]





    [https://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/8157/WOPD-JPA-Application-2021]

    West Orange Junior Public Safety Academy

    6/28 - 7/2 Monday- Friday

    8 a.m. - 2:45 p.m

    Liberty Middle School, 1 Kelly Dr.

    The academy is for West Orange residents between the ages of 10-14. There is no cost to attend. Download the Application & Submit By 6/1/21 [https://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/8157/WOPD-JPA-Application-2021]





    Downtown Thursdays

    Kicks off on Thursday, June 3 at Eagle Rock. Enjoy classic tunes from the Alden Street Band, dine outside, visit local businesses for special offers, and even hop on a food and history tour that will spin you through the sites and tastes of Eagle Rock. The location of additional Downtown Thursdays will rotate throughout each of the four Downtown West Orange areas of Eagle Rock, Tory Corner, St. Mark’s and The Valley. The events, spanning June and July, will each offer unique opportunities to experience West Orange. The full schedule can be viewed here: Downtown Thursdays Schedule [https://nj-westorange2.civicplus.com/ImageRepository/Document?documentId=8190]




    West Orange Emergency Call System

    Sign up to receive calls, emails and/or texts from the Township when an emergency may arise or important information needs to be distributed to residents. Click http://www.westorange.org/swift911 [http://www.westorange.org/swift911] to sign up

    REMINDER: TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED-The Township of West Orange requires all “peddlers” (door-to-door) to obtain a permit. Learn more here: Peddler's Permit Requirement [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3894] . If you would like your address placed on the “Do Not Solicit List”,
    please contact the Clerk’s office via email at clerk@westorange.org [mailto:clerk@westorange.org] or
    973-325-4155

    West Orange Municipal ID Program
    Residents can now apply for a West Orange identification card.

    Program is open to all residents, including people who do not have a

    government ID. For information www.westorange.org/MunicipalID [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3933]


    Recycling Coach [http://www.westorange.org/88/Recycling]

    Check out this exciting site on all you need to know about recycling in West Orange.
    Get the Free Recycle Coach App.
    Get the free app for complete refuse & recycling information in West Orange at your fingertips!
    [https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/recyclecoach/id1071714967] [https://market.android.com/details?id=mobi.recyclecoach.worldster.pack]

    West Orange Senior Citizen Information Services

    Senior Citizen Resources [http://www.westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1482]

    Bingo, Zumba, Yoga, and more!
    Click Senior Resources [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?nid=523] for more info


    Do You Have A Security Camera?

    West Orange Police offer a voluntary registration program to help in crime prevention.

    Click here to register westorange.org/cameraregistration [https://goo.gl/forms/OupikgkrTn1aOjRw1]

    For information, contact Sgt. Patrick Matullo at pmatullo@wopd.org [mailto:pmatullo@wopd.org] or call 973-325-4045



    Save Money On Your Property Taxes!!

    Click Shop West Orange [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1173] to get your FREE Shop West Orange Property Tax Rebate Card!


    WOPD Introduces "Take Me Home" ID To Help Track At Risk Residents
    The program can help find someone who has run, wandered or just walked away

    from a location within the township and ease in their safe return. The Take Me Home

    program is helpful for people who are nonverbal or easily disoriented. This includes those

    who suffer from Autism, Dementia, Deafness, Alzheimer’s and other developmental disabilities.

    The program is strictly voluntary and not limited by age or disability. Click here for an application [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3738]

    Visit www.westorange.org/tmh [http://www.westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1480] for more information or call 973-325-4045/4007



    WOPD Is A Permanent Prescription Drug Drop Off Location- TEMPORILY SUSPENDED

    The permanent collection sites are open year-round so unwanted medications can be safely discarded at the public’s convenience. Residents
    can dispose of their unused prescription drug medication by placing it
    in the marked collection sites. Dropping off medication is anonymous and
    safe. Residents should remove any identifying information from the
    medication containers, such as their name, address, telephone number and
    doctor’s name. Medications that are collected are brought to a licensed
    facility where they are safely disposed. Please
    be advised that we cannot accept any sharps, epi-pens, inhalers or
    items containing mercury in our unwanted prescription drop box.

    http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx [http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx]


    Learn How To Start A Neighborhood Watch

    Neighborhood watches are started in an effort to reduce crime rates,
    provide security, and bring together a community. This cause can unify
    and fill a neighborhood with pride. Watches are also a great way to build
    relationships with law enforcement. Click Neighborhood Watch [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2947] to learn more



    Safe Exchange Zone Program

    This program is intended to create
    a safe environment for the transfer of goods and money for the seller
    and buyer involved in an internet based, in-person sale. Click Safe Exchange Zone [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2279] to learn more

    What Else Is Going On In West Orange?

    Click on the logos below to stay up-to-date on everything happening in town.


    [https://www.wopl.org/] [http://www.downtownwo.com/] [https://www.nps.gov/edis/index.htm] [https://turtlebackzoo.com/] [http://www.woarts.org/] [https://www.lunastage.org/] [https://www.ospacnj.org/]


    Attention Jitney Commuters!!

    Download The Real-Time Tracking App!

    Click Real Time Commuter Tracking [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2336] to learn more


    [http://www.facebook.com/westorangeinfo] [http://www.twitter.com/westorangeinfo] [http://www.youtube.com/westorangeinfo] [http://www.instagram.com/westorangeinfo]


    [mailto:squirk@westorange.org]

    [Please include name and mailing address]






    IMPORTANT VACCINE ELIGIBILITY UPDATE: As of April 19, 2021, anyone 16 years of age and older is eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Here's are easiest ways to schedule your appointment.

    1. If you're 18 years of age or older, visit www.essexcovid.org. [http://www.essexcovid.org/?fbclid=IwAR1unSUv_j9VhcFndvVey3okw80MzNqnZislyKWJ7tfalkHpD-BX9sZSVOc] Click on the purple button that says 'Schedule A Vaccine' (Essex County residents only)

    2. For anyone 16 years of age or older, register at https://covidvaccine.nj.gov/ [https://covidvaccine.nj.gov/?fbclid=IwAR3DTfAPGELgUdZodsNwRUcVXkv-o6R_aERwIzxU4j1MXi3oCu5e7maRtrU] then IMMEDIATELY CALL the FEMA COVID Vaccine Center in Newark 855-568-0545 to schedule your appointment. (New Jersey residents only)

    3. Bergen County Megasite: Go to https://www.hackensackmeridianhealth.org/covid19 [https://www.hackensackmeridianhealth.org/covid19?fbclid=IwAR3WEr_UpzJregXElyxYh03lYix1Mi5z_Mz9YFy-QeaGJfNzskae2l_XKZE] click 'Sign Up Now for Appointment' and you will receive a link to schedule your appointment within 24-hours. (also 16-years of age and older)

    4. Visit any local pharmacy website including CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens, Shoprite, Costco, ACME, Wegmans to schedule your vaccine

    5. For anyone without access to Internet, call NJ hotline: 855-568-0545

    6. For anyone requiring assistance in scheduling vaccine appointments, visit www.westorange.org/vaccinehelp [http://www.westorange.org/vaccinehelp?fbclid=IwAR1GYChY_8Fad3lzF4_dxLwy8QuaF3W-4nkck5XAX5EPcDd830asecCtYHI]





    [https://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/8157/WOPD-JPA-Application-2021]

    West Orange Junior Public Safety Academy

    6/28 - 7/2 Monday- Friday

    8 a.m. - 2:45 p.m

    Liberty Middle School, 1 Kelly Dr.

    The academy is for West Orange residents between the ages of 10-14. There is no cost to attend. Download the Application & Submit By 6/1/21 [https://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/8157/WOPD-JPA-Application-2021]





    Downtown Thursdays

    Kicks off on Thursday, June 3 at Eagle Rock. Enjoy classic tunes from the Alden Street Band, dine outside, visit local businesses for special offers, and even hop on a food and history tour that will spin you through the sites and tastes of Eagle Rock. The location of additional Downtown Thursdays will rotate throughout each of the four Downtown West Orange areas of Eagle Rock, Tory Corner, St. Mark’s and The Valley. The events, spanning June and July, will each offer unique opportunities to experience West Orange. The full schedule can be viewed here: Downtown Thursdays Schedule [https://nj-westorange2.civicplus.com/ImageRepository/Document?documentId=8190]




    West Orange Emergency Call System

    Sign up to receive calls, emails and/or texts from the Township when an emergency may arise or important information needs to be distributed to residents. Click http://www.westorange.org/swift911 [http://www.westorange.org/swift911] to sign up

    REMINDER: TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED-The Township of West Orange requires all “peddlers” (door-to-door) to obtain a permit. Learn more here: Peddler's Permit Requirement [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3894] . If you would like your address placed on the “Do Not Solicit List”,
    please contact the Clerk’s office via email at clerk@westorange.org [mailto:clerk@westorange.org] or
    973-325-4155

    West Orange Municipal ID Program
    Residents can now apply for a West Orange identification card.

    Program is open to all residents, including people who do not have a

    government ID. For information www.westorange.org/MunicipalID [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3933]


    Recycling Coach [http://www.westorange.org/88/Recycling]

    Check out this exciting site on all you need to know about recycling in West Orange.
    Get the Free Recycle Coach App.
    Get the free app for complete refuse & recycling information in West Orange at your fingertips!
    [https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/recyclecoach/id1071714967] [https://market.android.com/details?id=mobi.recyclecoach.worldster.pack]

    West Orange Senior Citizen Information Services

    Senior Citizen Resources [http://www.westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1482]

    Bingo, Zumba, Yoga, and more!
    Click Senior Resources [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?nid=523] for more info


    Do You Have A Security Camera?

    West Orange Police offer a voluntary registration program to help in crime prevention.

    Click here to register westorange.org/cameraregistration [https://goo.gl/forms/OupikgkrTn1aOjRw1]

    For information, contact Sgt. Patrick Matullo at pmatullo@wopd.org [mailto:pmatullo@wopd.org] or call 973-325-4045



    Save Money On Your Property Taxes!!

    Click Shop West Orange [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1173] to get your FREE Shop West Orange Property Tax Rebate Card!


    WOPD Introduces "Take Me Home" ID To Help Track At Risk Residents
    The program can help find someone who has run, wandered or just walked away

    from a location within the township and ease in their safe return. The Take Me Home

    program is helpful for people who are nonverbal or easily disoriented. This includes those

    who suffer from Autism, Dementia, Deafness, Alzheimer’s and other developmental disabilities.

    The program is strictly voluntary and not limited by age or disability. Click here for an application [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3738]

    Visit www.westorange.org/tmh [http://www.westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1480] for more information or call 973-325-4045/4007



    WOPD Is A Permanent Prescription Drug Drop Off Location- TEMPORILY SUSPENDED

    The permanent collection sites are open year-round so unwanted medications can be safely discarded at the public’s convenience. Residents
    can dispose of their unused prescription drug medication by placing it
    in the marked collection sites. Dropping off medication is anonymous and
    safe. Residents should remove any identifying information from the
    medication containers, such as their name, address, telephone number and
    doctor’s name. Medications that are collected are brought to a licensed
    facility where they are safely disposed. Please
    be advised that we cannot accept any sharps, epi-pens, inhalers or
    items containing mercury in our unwanted prescription drop box.

    http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx [http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx]


    Learn How To Start A Neighborhood Watch

    Neighborhood watches are started in an effort to reduce crime rates,
    provide security, and bring together a community. This cause can unify
    and fill a neighborhood with pride. Watches are also a great way to build
    relationships with law enforcement. Click Neighborhood Watch [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2947] to learn more



    Safe Exchange Zone Program

    This program is intended to create
    a safe environment for the transfer of goods and money for the seller
    and buyer involved in an internet based, in-person sale. Click Safe Exchange Zone [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2279] to learn more

    What Else Is Going On In West Orange?

    Click on the logos below to stay up-to-date on everything happening in town.


    [https://www.wopl.org/] [http://www.downtownwo.com/] [https://www.nps.gov/edis/index.htm] [https://turtlebackzoo.com/] [http://www.woarts.org/] [https://www.lunastage.org/] [https://www.ospacnj.org/]


    Attention Jitney Commuters!!

    Download The Real-Time Tracking App!

    Click Real Time Commuter Tracking [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2336] to learn more


    [http://www.facebook.com/westorangeinfo] [http://www.twitter.com/westorangeinfo] [http://www.youtube.com/westorangeinfo] [http://www.instagram.com/westorangeinfo]

    SMS message

    [mailto:squirk@westorange.org] [Please include name and mailing address] IMPORTANT VACCINE ELIGIBILITY UPDATE: As of April 19, 2021, anyone 16 years of age and older is eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Here's are easiest ways to schedule your appointment. 1. If you're 18 years of age or older, visit www.essexcovid.org. [http://www.essexcovid.org/?fbclid=IwAR1unSUv_j9VhcFndvVey3okw80MzNqnZislyKWJ7tfalkHpD-BX9sZSVOc] Click on the purple button that says 'Schedule A Vaccine' (Essex County residents only) 2. For anyone 16 years of age or older, register at https://covidvaccine.nj.gov/ [https://covidvaccine.nj.gov/?fbclid=IwAR3DTfAPGELgUdZodsNwRUcVXkv-o6R_aERwIzxU4j1MXi3oCu5e7maRtrU] then IMMEDIATELY CALL the FEMA COVID Vaccine Center in Newark 855-568-0545 to schedule your appointment. (New Jersey residents only) 3. Bergen County Megasite: Go to https://www.hackensackmeridianhealth.org/covid19 [https://www.hackensackmeridianhealth.org/covid19?fbclid=IwAR3WEr_UpzJregXElyxYh03lYix1Mi5z_Mz9YFy-QeaGJfNzskae2l_XKZE] click 'Sign Up Now for Appointment' and you will receive a link to schedule your appointment within 24-hours. (also 16-years of age and older) 4. Visit any local pharmacy website including CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens, Shoprite, Costco, ACME, Wegmans to schedule your vaccine 5. For anyone without access to Internet, call NJ hotline: 855-568-0545 6. For anyone requiring assistance in scheduling vaccine appointments, visit www.westorange.org/vaccinehelp [http://www.westorange.org/vaccinehelp?fbclid=IwAR1GYChY_8Fad3lzF4_dxLwy8QuaF3W-4nkck5XAX5EPcDd830asecCtYHI] [https://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/8157/WOPD-JPA-Application-2021] West Orange Junior Public Safety Academy 6/28 - 7/2 Monday- Friday 8 a.m. - 2:45 p.m Liberty Middle School, 1 Kelly Dr. The academy is for West Orange residents between the ages of 10-14. There is no cost to attend. Download the Application & Submit By 6/1/21 [https://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/8157/WOPD-JPA-Application-2021] Downtown Thursdays Kicks off on Thursday, June 3 at Eagle Rock. Enjoy classic tunes from the Alden Street Band, dine outside, visit local businesses for special offers, and even hop on a food and history tour that will spin you through the sites and tastes of Eagle Rock. The location of additional Downtown Thursdays will rotate throughout each of the four Downtown West Orange areas of Eagle Rock, Tory Corner, St. Mark’s and The Valley. The events, spanning June and July, will each offer unique opportunities to experience West Orange. The full schedule can be viewed here: Downtown Thursdays Schedule [https://nj-westorange2.civicplus.com/ImageRepository/Document?documentId=8190] West Orange Emergency Call System Sign up to receive calls, emails and/or texts from the Township when an emergency may arise or important information needs to be distributed to residents. Click http://www.westorange.org/swift911 [http://www.westorange.org/swift911] to sign up REMINDER: TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED-The Township of West Orange requires all “peddlers” (door-to-door) to obtain a permit. Learn more here: Peddler's Permit Requirement [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3894] . If you would like your address placed on the “Do Not Solicit List”, please contact the Clerk’s office via email at clerk@westorange.org [mailto:clerk@westorange.org] or 973-325-4155 West Orange Municipal ID Program Residents can now apply for a West Orange identification card. Program is open to all residents, including people who do not have a government ID. For information www.westorange.org/MunicipalID [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3933] Recycling Coach [http://www.westorange.org/88/Recycling] Check out this exciting site on all you need to know about recycling in West Orange. Get the Free Recycle Coach App. Get the free app for complete refuse & recycling information in West Orange at your fingertips! [https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/recyclecoach/id1071714967] [https://market.android.com/details?id=mobi.recyclecoach.worldster.pack] West Orange Senior Citizen Information Services Senior Citizen Resources [http://www.westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1482] Bingo, Zumba, Yoga, and more! Click Senior Resources [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?nid=523] for more info Do You Have A Security Camera? West Orange Police offer a voluntary registration program to help in crime prevention. Click here to register westorange.org/cameraregistration [https://goo.gl/forms/OupikgkrTn1aOjRw1] For information, contact Sgt. Patrick Matullo at pmatullo@wopd.org [mailto:pmatullo@wopd.org] or call 973-325-4045 Save Money On Your Property Taxes!! Click Shop West Orange [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1173] to get your FREE Shop West Orange Property Tax Rebate Card! WOPD Introduces "Take Me Home" ID To Help Track At Risk Residents The program can help find someone who has run, wandered or just walked away from a location within the township and ease in their safe return. The Take Me Home program is helpful for people who are nonverbal or easily disoriented. This includes those who suffer from Autism, Dementia, Deafness, Alzheimer’s and other developmental disabilities. The program is strictly voluntary and not limited by age or disability. Click here for an application [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3738] Visit www.westorange.org/tmh [http://www.westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1480] for more information or call 973-325-4045/4007 WOPD Is A Permanent Prescription Drug Drop Off Location- TEMPORILY SUSPENDED The permanent collection sites are open year-round so unwanted medications can be safely discarded at the public’s convenience. Residents can dispose of their unused prescription drug medication by placing it in the marked collection sites. Dropping off medication is anonymous and safe. Residents should remove any identifying information from the medication containers, such as their name, address, telephone number and doctor’s name. Medications that are collected are brought to a licensed facility where they are safely disposed. Please be advised that we cannot accept any sharps, epi-pens, inhalers or items containing mercury in our unwanted prescription drop box. http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx [http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx] Learn How To Start A Neighborhood Watch Neighborhood watches are started in an effort to reduce crime rates, provide security, and bring together a community. This cause can unify and fill a neighborhood with pride. Watches are also a great way to build relationships with law enforcement. Click Neighborhood Watch [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2947] to learn more Safe Exchange Zone Program This program is intended to create a safe environment for the transfer of goods and money for the seller and buyer involved in an internet based, in-person sale. Click Safe Exchange Zone [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2279] to learn more What Else Is Going On In West Orange? Click on the logos below to stay up-to-date on everything happening in town. [https://www.wopl.org/] [http://www.downtownwo.com/] [https://www.nps.gov/edis/index.htm] [https://turtlebackzoo.com/] [http://www.woarts.org/] [https://www.lunastage.org/] [https://www.ospacnj.org/] Attention Jitney Commuters!! Download The Real-Time Tracking App! 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