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Posted on: September 16, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #16- Don’t drive through flood waters

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs.

#16 Don’t drive through flood waters

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

Baldpate Mountain Opens Tomorrow!

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Per the Mercer County Park Commission-

BALDPATE MOUNTAIN WILL REOPEN TO THE PUBLIC BEGINNING THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16TH!! 

The following trails remain closed: NW Loop Trail  Switchback Trail  Pleasant Vall...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Mayor and Deputy Mayor Now Offering Office Hours

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At last night's Township Committee meeting, Mayor Blake announced that both she and Deputy Mayor Peters-Manning will be having regular office hours to meet with residents. Feel free to drop by the Township Administration building on the third Tue...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #15- Preparedness for People on Campus

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs.

#15 Disaster Preparedness for People on Campus

Be Informed

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

FEMA/ Mercer County Disaster Recovery Center Now Open in Ewing

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Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes announced that Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Mercer County have opened a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) at the Hollowbrook Community Center, 320 Hollowbrook Drive, Ewing Township, to assist any Merc...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

NJ Survivors Affected by the Remnants of Hurricane Ida Can Apply for Possible FEMA Assistance

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New Jersey homeowners and renters affected by Hurricane Ida who live in counties that have recently been designated for Individual Assistance could be eligible for help from FEMA. The designated counties now include Mercer.

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #14- Disaster Preparedness for People with Disabilities

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs.

 #14- Disaster Preparedness for People with Disabilities

Disability in...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

NJ Fish and Wildlife Hunting Permits go on sale today!

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Permits for the upcoming permit deer and fall turkey seasons go on sale online and at license agents today.

More information-

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Mercer County Mosquito Control Spraying for Sept. 13-18

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Please be advised the Mercer County Mosquito Control office maintains no regular “spraying schedule” or "spraying list." These applications are only conducted in specific areas when deemed absolutely necessary and un...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

PSE&G Construction in the Township for the week of September 13

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PSE&G is actively working overhead and underground in Hopewell Township.  Below is the traffic plan for the week of September 13, 2021.

  • PSE&G crews are working on Pennington-Rocky Hill Road between Moores Mills-Mt. Rose Road and Cherry Val...
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Posted on: September 13, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #13- Get Tech Ready

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs. 

#13- Get Tech Ready

Technology has made it easier than ever to prepar...

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Posted on: September 12, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #12- Create an Emergency Financial First Aid Kit

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs.

 #12-  Create an Emergency Financial First Aid KitT...

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Posted on: September 11, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #11- Safeguard Critical Documents and Valuables

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs.

 #11-  Safeguard Critical Documents and Valuables

Wh...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #10- Document and Insure Your Property

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs.

#10- Document and Insure Your Property 

Your home, your perso...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

Thank you for your generosity, Hopewell Valley!

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The collection at Public Works for Afghan refugees arriving at Fort Dix has concluded. Thank you for your generosity in helping those in need!

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

September News Video from Committee Member Michael Ruger

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Committee Member Michael Ruger shares Hopewell Township's news for September. It's a BUSY month!

Transcript:

Hi. Im Michael Ruger from the Hopewell Township Committee with some notes about Township events happening in September....

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #9- 12 Ways to Prepare

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs  

#9- 12 Ways to Prepare

FOR INDIVIDUALS

  • - Confirm you...
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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Suicide Prevention Awareness Month- Warning Signs and Risk Factors

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If you or someone you know is in an emergency, call The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) or call 911 immediately. 

According to the CDC and NIMH, suicide rates have increased by 35% since 1999. More tha...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Suicide Prevention Awareness Month- The Numbers

Suicide Awareness Month

If you or someone you know is in an emergency, call The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) or call 911 immediately. 

Suicide is the second-leading cause of death among young people, and the tenth leading ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #8- Know your Alerts and Warnings

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs .

Topic #8- Know your Alerts and Warnings

Receiving timely inf...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #7- Think about Kit Storage Locations

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs.

Think about Kit Storage Locations

Since you do not know where you will...

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Posted on: September 6, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #6- Maintaining Your Kit

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs 

Maintaining Your Kit

After assembling your kit remember to ma...

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Posted on: September 5, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #5- Build a Kit

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs 

Step 5: Build a Kit

After an emergency, you may need to survive on you...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

COVID-19 Counter

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COVID-19 Counter

These numbers are cumulative, and represent a snapshot in time. They can change daily or even hourly as new data comes in.  This represents only laboratory-confirmed cases, and does not include people who are sick but unable to be...

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Posted on: September 4, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #4- Practice your plan

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs.  

Step 4: Practice your plan with your household

Onc...

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #3- Fill out a Family Emergency Plan

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs.  

Step 3: Fill out a Family Emergency Plan...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #2- Consider specific needs for your household

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs. 

Step 2- Consider specific needs for your household. 

As you ...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

Suicide Awareness Month

If you or someone you know is in an emergency, call The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) or call 911 immediately.

Suicidal thoughts, much like mental health conditions, can affect anyone regardless of age, gende...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

September is National Preparedness Month #1

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September is National Preparedness Month. This month we will be sending out regular posts about things you can do in your home to be prepared if an emergency or disaster occurs. 

Create a plan today. Your family may not be together if a disaster s...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

PSE&G starting underground construction on Pennington-Rocky Hill Rd early Sept.

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Beginning on or around Wednesday, September 1, 2021, underground construction activities will take place along Pennington Rocky Hill Road between Moores Mill-Mt. Rose Road and Carter Road as highlighted on the map below. Work hours will be between 8 a.m. ...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

PSE&G construction on Carter Road pausing until mid-October

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PSE&G construction on Carter Road will pause until mid-October so the trenches can settle before paving. Contractors will return at that time to repave the road.

PSE&G recently completed electric system upgrades in your neighborhood, including the ...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Volunteers Needed for Sept. 18th NJ Delaware River Cleanup

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In an effort to help cleanup the Delaware River, a coalition of volunteer organizations and Clean Communities programs in Hunterdon and Mercer Counties, together with New Jersey and Pennsylvania State Parks, announced the 4th Annual Delaware River Cleanup...

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Posted on: August 29, 2021

Hopewell Township is collecting donations for Afghan refugees in NJ

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This week NJ Governor Phil Murphy welcomed American allies evacuated from Afghanistan to NJ. Already interpreters and others who worked with the American military have started arriving at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. In many cases, these people and t...

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Posted on: August 23, 2021

NJ Poison Control Center Warns of Potential Dangers of Wild Mushrooms

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Hot, Humid Summer Sets the Stage for a Dangerous Mushroom Season

Hot, humid, and wet — the perfect weather conditions for a potentially dangerous wild mushroom season in New Jersey. Each year the medical professionals at the NJ Poison Control Center are ca...

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Posted on: August 11, 2021

Important Recycling News! Please read!

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Be sure your recycling buckets don't contain any unacceptable materials, such as plastic bags and pizza boxes! Beginning September 7th, all contaminated recycling will be left curbside, tagged, and have an education piece in English and Spanish attached. ...

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